What is an Intimacy Coordinator?
An Intimacy Coordinator is a specialist, for scenes involving nudity, simulated sex and intimacy. An Intimacy Coordinator (IC) helps keep performers safer whilst supporting the creative vision of the Director.
Why do I want one?
-Facilitating communication between all involved parties
-Furthering the artistic goals of the creative team
-Enabling a risk aware environment for the performer(s)
-Collaborating with relevant departments in advance to maximize the shoot day
-Lowering the risk of litigation by ensuring that all guidelines and protocols are adhered to
-Offering real time emotional support to anyone in need
-Being available to aid with the choreography or movement as required