D2 Specs

Writing specs

Page count:5 pages
Quantity of locations:No restrictions — but, due to the pandemic, keeping the quantity of locations small is advised (one physical location per shooting day)
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 – no company moves in the middle of a production day
Distance to location:Must shoot inside the studio zone
Shooting days:2 days
Pick-up days:No
Length of workday:12 hours, plus an hour for lunch
Call time:No call times before 6AM, with a minimum turnaround of 10 hours
Company wrap:No later than 12AM
Night shoots:No
FIST agreement:Yes
COVID protocols:Yes

Data allocation

Final page count:5 pages
Shooting days:2 days
Pages per day:2 4/8 pages
Shooting ratio:20:1
Data rate:2.6 GB/minute
Max. data per page:52 GB
Max. data per day:130 GB
Max. dailies per day:50 minutes

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:Media Composer
Pic edit days:7 days
Max. story content:5:30
Max. credits:1:08
Max. TRT:6:38

Sound specs

Sound location:Post Hall
Sound software:ProTools
Sound design days:6 days
Sound mix days:0.5 days

Visual Effects specs

VFX restrictions:Quick, simple visual effects only, such as easy screen comps or muzzle flashes.
VFX days:No assigned days. All visual effects work needs to be completed around other work, so assume only having a day or two at most.