That all-important first job can prove a difficult find, and nowhere more so than the film industry. The work's often ad hoc, many jobs aren't even advertised, and so much depends on your contacts.
If you're new to film, standing out from the competition is vital. The industry is creative and so should be your approach. Don't always stick to the rules.
With that in mind here's one recent overture TINKER TAYLOR received from an imaginative graduate seeking to impress.
It certainly grabbed our attention.
To stand out, you should break the mould and be creative. This doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice the focus and readability of your resume. Just make your cover letter and resume are interesting and concise. Grab your potential employer’s attention by breaking a few rules! If you’re applying for a creative industry, you may wish to opt for something a bit out-of-the-box or visually impressive that will really make it stand out from others.