Something strange is happening to the role of second unit director… and I don’t know why.
I have crunched the data in a number of different ways and spoken to a fair number of industry insiders but I remain none the wiser as to what’s causing the trend we’ll see today.
I don’t normally publish results I can’t explain, but in this case, I’m stumped. My hope is that intrepid readers will have theories I can test or insights into what’s shifting within the industry. (I’ll be sure to update this article if I do ever find a satisfying answer).
Let’s start by familiarising ourselves with the role of second unit director and then we can turn to the mysterious trend.What is a …