Backseat offers Video Assist / VTR services for commercials and film on the East Coast. We can handle the intake and backup of all of your media for a project as well as organize it for your editor. We also make sure that your director and crew have the best images possible when watching the monitor on set!
Outside of our Philly office space, we now have a second property that can house 4-6 crew members comfortably and also act as a production office for out-of-town productions coming through Philly! We’re now accepting applications for filmmakers and production staff who may be coming through town this summer.
The zombies return to Williamsburg, Brooklyn for a 9th year! We’ve got an action packed day and night with a Zombie Pizza Dance Party, a Zombie Skateboarding Demo and a afterparty with tons of insane performance art including bands, comedians, burlesque and more!
Backseat has several apprentices from the Film Connection program and one of them, Joe Paciotti, was featured in the latest Film Connection Newsletter about his work with us! Check it out!
You can also find out more info about the program and how you can get involved at www.filmconnection.com.
The Backseat produced web series ‘All Over It’ is in the press this week! Check out the write up on Philebrity:
Written and directed by MTV alums Ted Pauly (himself a Philly expat; he’s also the former singer of ’90s indie band Haywood) and Melissa Silverman, the settings of the new web comedy All Over It should look familiar….
Walkies are the essential element of communication on set. In contrast to cell phones and texting they allow simultaneous coordinated communication of the whole crew. Backseat now has 50 professional grade walkie talkies for rental that are great for film productions, providing 16 channels with a range up to 3 miles. They can be used to help coordinate live events such as concerts and parties as well as for security staff.