The location manager works with the UPM and the 2nd AD to manage the discovery and securing of locations.
The locations manager maintains a liaison between the production and the local authorities, and obtains the necessary clearance and release for use of locations.
Specific duties will include:
- Finding ideal locations for a film shoot
- Negotiating fees, terms and permissions
- Managing the location during the shoot
Location Manager finds ideal locations for a film shoot and negotiate fees, terms and permissions.