Post Producers/Post Supervisors & the Post Schedule Post Supervisors are Producers who specialize in the post production process. Part chief of staff, part office manager, part coach; this dynamic role influences a show in numerous ways. But their most important responsibility is creating and maintaining the Post Schedule. All of these TV characters would make great […]
Post Scheduling: The Schedule Keeper. Post production scheduling matters to me because Post Supervisors set the tone; they establish the department’s operating style. They create calm and control in the storm of the creative process.
Post Scheduling: The Stakeholder’s View. I know this will seem unfair, creating another document with the exact same information as the linear weeks grid or the dashboard, but this is the Post Super’s plight.
Airtable (TL;DR review) offers neither the design flexibility of a spreadsheet, nor the customized reporting of a full featured database. The potential to save hours of work each week is sooo close, but too far.
When used as a strategic tool, the Linear Weeks Grid enables you to easily quantify totals, and enables experimenting with different team configurations.