The Greens Department

Every tree, bush, flower, and vine you see in a movie (unless the scene was filmed in an exterior location) has been rented or purchased. The member of the film crew who’s responsible for renting, replanting, arranging, taking care of, and ultimately returning all these plants is the greensman.

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG)

This was an American labor union that represented over 100,000 film and television principal, and background performers worldwide. On March 30, 2012, the union leadership announced that the SAG membership voted to merge with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists to create SAG-AFTRA

The Shoot

Refers to when one or more persons get together with a camera, with or without audio, with or without talent, props, or other resources, to film any subject for a project.

The Wrap

Everyone is done shooting for the day and begins packing up.  The day is not done until Taillights.


An image that is used to show what the video is about before it has started playing.