MindvalleyKuala Lumpur, SE
Full Time Job
We are looking for visually creative candidate with expertise in camera work and lighting equipment. If you're into the fast-paced, team sport known as ''film production,'' then make sure to keep reading.
The Cinematographer is responsible for ordering and testing camera and lighting equipment, supervising a camera and lighting crew and editing a film's visual elements in post production, among other duties. This is not a desk job! Well, maybe some of the time... but only a small amount. Instead, the majority of the time you will be responsible for sharing your experiences and skills as a cinematographer with a films team that travels the world, filming-high profile clients.
Cinematographers need to work alongside a Film & Art Director and help determine narrative elements through visual style. This individual must also be able to manage freelance crew members and coordinate with producers and/or product owners.
A successful candidate would be flexible, open-minded, patient, knowledgable, and eager to push themselves and the team forward.
-Developing a film's/video's visual style.
-Determining lighting requirements on set.
-Deciding on the best camera angles and frames for scenes.
-Ordering and testing lighting and camera equipment.
-Supervising a camera crew and directing camera movement.
-Selecting the appropriate digital format.
-Controlling natural or artificial lighting conditions.
-Liaising with electricians to ensure adequate electrical supply.
-Determining elements such as aperture, filters, shutter angles, focus, depth of field and camera distance.
-Editing visual elements in post-production.
-Problem solve and offer creative solutions during production/principal photography.
-A minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience. In addition, a degree in Film, Art or Photography is preferred.
-A reel of visual work.
-Experience using a light meter is a plus.
-Knowledge of & experience using HD to 4K digital format cameras.
-Understanding of different focal lenses and lens speeds.
-A strong technical fluency in camera and lighting language is a plus.
-Creative visual thinking.
-Excellent written and verbal communication.
-Exceptional interpersonal skills.
-Attention to detail.
-Good organizational skills.
-Good technical camera operating skills.
-Basic experience in editing with Adobe CC (Premiere, After Effects).
-Basic knowledge in storytelling and understanding of the different stages of the film production process.
-Work well under deadline-oriented atmosphere.
-Demonstrate ability to learn quickly and excited to expand his/her skills.
-Ability to take constructive feedback and incorporate suggestions into daily work.
-Ability to troubleshoot, manage and maintain work processes and procedures.
-Ability to work on multiple projects - Highly organised and able to work both independently and collaborate with a team.
-Strong command of the English language and an effective collaborator.
-Able to work in a multicultural environment and work full-time at our Kuala Lumpur office.
-Basic experience with social media video content a plus
-Can travel to different locations for up to a month (at a time).
Mindvalley builds businesses that innovate on transformational education for all ages, through mediums that range from digital publishing, educational technology, online learning, mobile apps, content, events and more. We stand for ideas that enable people to be extraordinary and impact lives. Founded in 2003 by Vishen Lakhiani, we are a team of 200+ people from 40+ countries, working across a wide range of inter-related businesses that are dedicated towards pushing humanity forward through reforming global education.
-Your resume in PDF format. Include links to work samples such as software, designs, or writing you have created so we can see proof of your talents.
-A link to your show reel. Only candidates who provide a link to their show reel or a few samples of your work will be considered. It is better to provide samples of work that you were responsible for filming Via email:
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