Member Lands Work With Duck Productions

With help from our Talent Team, National Youth Film Academy member Vlad Cocos landed work as a Runner with Duck Productions.

The role was a fantastic opportunity for Vlad to develop himself, and his skills, both professionally and personally.

Vlad said;

Working as a runner for Duck Productions for three days has been an amazing opportunity. The crew, formed out of the producer, the director of photography and a camera operator / editor, made me feel welcome quickly by offering me support and trust from the very first day. This fast established connection is an important asset on every film set, as I have learned from this experience. It provides a smooth shoot and a friendly atmosphere, which are crucial. 

My tasks included, but were not limited to carrying equipment, changing lenses and batteries and using the reflector disk at certain times for a better lighting. 

Overall, I consider this experience very useful and full of insights in the industry that will definitely help me on my journey.

Vlad Cocos, Member

Well done Vlad!

Could you be our next success story?

Apply for our #SetReady course here.

Want to be part of something special?

Start your career

Black Lives Matter in Film

News | July 3, 2020

National Youth Film Academy announce new partnership

News | June 25, 2020

Emerging Brits 2020 Industry Showcase

Event, News | February 10, 2020

ACTOR SIMON BIRD AND INDUSTRY LEADERS FROM ODEON, LIONSGATE, RAINDANCE AND BANKSIDE FILMS JOIN NATIONAL YOUTH FILM ACADEMY ADVISORY BOARD FOR 2020

News | January 24, 2020