PRODUCER: Good day Sir,
EDITOR: Yes sir
PRODUCER: As regards our film, you promised to complete it in a months time but this is now a month and half now. I didn’t hear anything from you.
EDITOR: Sir, I..I.. I’m very sorry.
PRODUCER: What really happened?
EDITOR: Initially, I had cut 40 out of 60 scenes. I ought to have been through before the stipulated time but due to poor power supply I was unable to meet up.
PRODUCER: Ok, when should I come for the preview?
EDITOR: Next week Wednesday
PRODUCER: Ok, no problem.
EDITOR: Thanks sir.
PRODUCER: Good afternoon Sir
EDITOR: Good afternoon. Hope no problem?
PRODUCER: I’m here as regards our last discussion
EDITOR: Ok sir (Editor connects the hard drive to the system and run the software. They start watching the cuts)
AFTER 5 MINUTES
PRODUCER: Sir, I thought you said you’ve done 40 scenes before and before today that you will be through. You only did 3 scenes, why?
EDITOR; Emmm… actually, I’m very sorry… Just yesternight, the project file was corrupted and I need to start afresh.
PRODUCER: Bro, haaaaa… Their is God ooo. But this project file shows that this project was last updated on 2nd February, 2019. Why lying?
EDITOR: Sir, I’m not lying.
PRODUCER: You did!
EDITOR: I didn’t
PRODUCER: You did
EDITOR: After all, you haven’t balance up
PRODUCER: But have paid 80% of your charges and you haven’t done my work.
EDITOR: Have been doing it
PRODUCER: You edited only 3 scenes for the past 2 months, and you claimed that the work is in progress?
EDITOR: Yes it is. Are you the one that editedd that 3 scenes?
PRODUCER: No, I’m not. This is unfair!
EDITOR: What is unfair?
PRODUCER: What you did as a Child of God
EDITOR: Then balance up, and come for your work next week.
PRODUCER: Hmmmm… Ok, I will transfer your balance to you tonight
EDITOR: Yes, you’re now talking
PRODUCER: But let my work be ready by next week
EDITOR: Just balance up and it will be ready by next week.
(PHONE CONVERSATION END)
PRODUCER: Hello my brother
(EDITOR RESPONDED ANGRILY)
EDITOR: Why are you calling me?
PRODUCER: Are you still angry?
EDITOR: I’m not but busy at the moment
PRODUCER: Well, anger is not among the fruit of the spirit
EDITOR: Sir, do you have any important things to say or I should drop this call
PRODUCER: Ha! Well, I want to inform that I’d transferred the balance to you.
EDITOR; Ok, seen. Come for your master next week. Bye. (EDITOR HANGED THE PHONE)
PRODUCER! Hello… Hello .. Oh my God! I supposed to be angry at him but reversal is the case. May God help us.
PRODUCER: Good afternoon Sir
EDITOR: Afternoon sir
PRODUCER: I’m sorry for the other day
EDITOR: I said, I’m not angry
PRODUCER: Ok sir
(THE EDITOR STRETCH A DISK TO HIM)
EDITOR: Sir, this is your master
(THE PRODUCER COLLECTED THE DISK)
PRODUCER: Thanks sir,
EDITOR: You welcome sir
PRODUCER: Can I preview it here?
EDITOR: No problem. Use can make use of that Hp system.
PRODUCER: Ok sir (THE PRODUCER SLOTTED THE DISK INTO THE SYSTEM AND START WATCHING)
PRODUCER: Sir, I’ve watched about 15 scenes now. You used only long shot sir
EDITOR: Yes sir, any problem with that?
PRODUCER: Why? But we have varieties of shots
EDITOR: They’re not fit for using
PRODUCER: Haa! Not fit? But you were on location and you checked all the shots
EDITOR: I was there but for now, I can’t use them again since you’re in a hurry.
PRODUCER: Hurry? Mr Editor, fear God always in dealing. This is unfair.
EDITOR: What again? After all, have given you your master and have finish your work. So, let me be!
PRODUCER: And I was warned not to cross your path. Well, I will need to give the work to another editor for re-editing. Where are the rushes?
EDITOR: I have deleted it
PRODUCER: Haaa! You did what?