Member of Directors Guilds of America and Canada
Paul Barry is the consummate assistant director. A favorite AD for the Directors, Producers, Cast and Crews he works with, Paul manages to achieve that rare balance of creating an efficient, calm, safe, and enjoyable set while delivering projects on time and on budget. With experience on projects as diverse as I, Robot, Wolverine, and The Shipping News, Paul has worked on some of the biggest features with directors including Zack Snyder, Lasse Hallstrom, Brian De Palma and Oscar winners Gavin Hood and Susanne Bier. Paul has also been on over 400 commercials where he has worked with award winning directors ranging from Sam Bayer to Matthijis van Heijningen and companies including @radical.media, HSI, MJZ and Smuggler. From the Arctic Circle to jungles in India to coordinating fighter jets over the United Kingdom, Paul has worked in many corners of the globe and across North America. With Canadian citizenship, a US O-1 work visa and a EU passport, Paul is a member of both the DGA (Southern Calif. QL) and DGC, and is available for work worldwide.