BTH Specs

SinglesDoublesAnimation

Writing specs

Page count:7 pages
Quantity of locations:No restrictions — but be mindful that no more than 3 filming locations will typically be approved during production, to avoid company moves during the pandemic
Quantity of characters:No restrictions
Children:Yes
Animals:Yes
Weapons:Yes
Sexual intimacy:Yes – but an intimacy coordinator may be required for certain scenes
COVID restrictions:No blanket restrictions on writing, but be mindful of tips for writing during a pandemic and a COVID script breakdown will be required on an early draft to anticipate safety concerns.

Production specs

Locations per day:1 location
Distance to location:May shoot outside of the studio zone with approval of a distant location request.
Shooting days:3 days with full crew or 4 days with reduced crew
Pick-up days:May make a pick-up photography request for one half-day of additional shooting
Length of workday:12 hours, plus an hour for lunch
Call time restrictions:No time restrictions, except for allowing 10-hour turnaround
Night shoots:No
FIST agreement:Yes
COVID protocols:Yes

Data allocation

Final page count:7 pages
Shooting days:3 days (shows with full crew)
4 days (shows with reduced crew)
Pages per day:2 3/8 pages (full crew)
1 6/8 pages (reduced crew)
Shooting ratio:20:1
Data rate:2.6 GB/minute
Max. data per page:52 GB
Max. data per day:121 GB (full crew)
91 GB (reduced crew)
Max. dailies length:47 minutes (full crew)
35 minutes (reduced crew)

Capture settings

Frame rate:24.000 fps
Record file format:ProRes 4444 HQ
Resolution:2K (2048×1080)
Video codec:ProRes 4444 HQ
Baked-in settings:All image settings (Rec. 709 / SDR)
Mode:IPP2
Output color space:Rec. 709
Output tone map:Medium Contrast
Highlight roll-off:Medium

Picture Edit specs

Pic edit location:Post Hall
Pic edit software:Premiere Pro
Pic edit days:11 days
Max. story content:7:30
Max. credits:1:08
Max. TRT:8:38

Sound specs

Sound edit location:Post Hall
Sound software:ProTools
Sound design days:11 days
Sound mix days:0.5 days

Visual Effects specs

VFX software:Variable
VFX days:Variable

Coloring specs

Coloring software:DaVinci Resolve
Coloring days:2 days

Writing specs

Page count:12 pages
Quantity of locations:No restrictions — but be mindful that no more than 6 filming locations will typically be approved during production, to avoid company moves during the pandemic
Quantity of characters:No restrictions
Children:Yes
Animals:Yes
Weapons:Yes
Sexual intimacy:Yes – but an intimacy coordinator may be required for certain scenes
COVID restrictions:No blanket restrictions on writing, but be mindful of tips for writing during a pandemic and a COVID script breakdown will be required on an early draft to anticipate safety concerns.

Production specs

Locations per day:1 location
Distance to location:May shoot outside of the studio zone with approval of a distant location request.
Shooting days:6 days with full crew or 8 days with reduced crew
Pick-up days:May make a pick-up photography request for one half-day of additional shooting
Length of workday:12 hours, plus an hour for lunch
Call time restrictions:No time restrictions, except for allowing 10-hour turnaround
Night shoots:No
FIST agreement:Yes
COVID protocols:Yes

Data allocation

Final page count:12 pages
Shooting days:6 days (shows with full crew)
8 days (shows with reduced crew)
Pages per day:2 pages (full crew)
1 4/8 pages (reduced crew)
Shooting ratio:20:1
Data rate:2.4 GB/minute
Max. data per page:48 GB
Max. data per day:96 GB (full crew)
72 GB (reduced crew)
Max. dailies length:40 minutes (full crew)
30 minutes (reduced crew)

Capture settings

Frame rate:24.000 fps
Record file format:ProRes 4444 HQ
Resolution:2K (2048×1080)
Video codec:ProRes 4444 HQ
Baked-in settings:All image settings (Rec. 709 / SDR)
Mode:IPP2
Output color space:Rec. 709
Output tone map:Medium Contrast
Highlight roll-off:Medium

Picture Edit specs

Pic edit location:Post Hall
Pic edit software:Premiere Pro
Pic edit days:14 days
Max. story content:12:30
Max. credits:1:08
Max. TRT:13:38

Sound specs

Sound edit location:Post Hall
Sound software:ProTools
Sound design days:11 days
Sound mix days:1 day

Visual Effects specs

VFX software:Variable
VFX days:Variable

Coloring specs

Coloring software:DaVinci Resolve
Coloring days:2 days

Project Specs

Page count:1.5 pages
Previz duration:72 seconds
Max. number of assets:12 assets per artist
Max. number of characters:3 character
Max. number of shots:24 shots
Max. seconds of motion:90 seconds
Final content duration:90 seconds
Credits duration:68 seconds
Final TRT:158 seconds

Sound specs

Sound software:ProTools
Sound design days:11 days
Sound mix days:0.5 day

Coloring specs

Coloring software:DaVinci Resolve
Coloring days:2 days