The movie’s director, 조엘 수자, was also injured but has since left the hospital.
Since the shooting, reports have surfaced that crew members were unhappy with the working conditions – making specific mention of gun safety – before the incident. Fox News has not independently confirmed these accounts.
“우리 출연진과 스태프의 안전은 Rust Productions와 회사와 관련된 모든 사람의 최우선 순위입니다.,” Rust Movie Productions는 여러 매체에 성명을 통해 밝혔습니다.. “세트장에서 무기나 소품의 안전에 관한 공식적인 불만은 접수되지 않았지만, 생산이 중단되는 동안 절차에 대한 내부 검토를 수행할 것입니다.. 우리는 이 비극적인 시간 동안 산타페 당국의 조사에 계속 협력하고 출연진과 스태프에게 정신 건강 서비스를 제공할 것입니다.”
하나, crew members walked out in the hours before the shooting, 당 로스 앤젤레스 타임즈.
The outlet reports that six camera crew workers walked off the set in protest of the working conditions.
Crew members’ grievances included issues with collecting paychecks, long commutes and long hours, three people familiar with the matter told the Times.
추가로, standard safety protocols like gun inspections were reportedly not performed on the “녹” 세트. At least one camera operator spoke to a production manager and complained about gun safety on the set, 콘센트 당.
콘센트에 따라, the scene during which the shooting occurred features a gunfight that begins in a church and Baldwin was supposed to back out of the building.
Hutchins was reportedly lining up her next shot when she was hit with the projectile while Baldwin was preparing for a scene in which he draws his gun from a holster.
Per the Times, the shot hit Hutchins near her shoulder and continued through to hit Souza. The B-camera operator was unharmed, but Hutchins immediately fell to the ground as crew members attempted to stop the bleeding.
Authorities have launched their own investigation but have yet to file any charges. Baldwin has since said that he is “fully cooperating with the police investigation.”
Production on the low-budget indie flick has been halted.