GET HANDS ON EXPERIENCE
Try extra/background work to learn about the film industry in Vancouver and make a little extra cash.
HAVE A GREAT PORTFOLIO
The right headshots, demo reel and resume can help you stand out from the crowd.
NEVER STOP LEARNING
The best become the best because they never stop learning; take classes, attend local Vancouver workshops and alway continue to grow.
USE SOCIAL MEDIA IN THE RIGHT WAYS
Things we put on the internet are forever, make sure you represent yourself properly online. Plus you can create online portfolios to better help yourself get booked.
BE CAUTIOUS WITH PEOPLE ASKING FOR $ TO HELP YOU
Yes, you always want to improve but dont let people offer you packages that promise you gigs for a fee... there is no promise in this industry. and they may just be trying to exploit you - so do your research.
FIND THE RIGHT TALENT AGENCY FOR YOU
We all have different personalities, goals and dreams; finding an agent to look after what YOU want is crucial. Look around and talk to a few agents before you sign to anyone.