As you may have figured out by now, getting a job in the film industry is somewhat different to getting a “real” job. Your training is different, your experience is different, so it’s no surprise that your cover letter and resume should also be different.

Production Hub recently published two articles on writing a production resume and cover letter. There is a lot of helpful information, but I think the best advice is:

Mistake #6: Keeping student and micro-budget projects on your résumé for too long.

Have a read. It’s very informative.

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