107: Matthew Jackson, Camera Second Assistant

 
 

Episode 7 of The Credits takes its first look inside the ever-popular camera department.. In Kalena Boller’s conversation with Matthew Kelly Jackson, we learn about the position of a camera assistant and the skills needed to succeed in the fast-paced world of Georgia film production.

Matthew talks about how the film industry is like a big family. And as with any family, it can be both good and bad. He and Kalena also talk about the ways the industry has changed in Atlanta in the past decade. And he reveals the secrets to the many rolls of colored tape the Second Assistant always carries around.