Car Overlay Spotting Help


#1

Can someone help me and tell what it is that I’m doing wrong. I’ve tried everything but the car always drives into the scene before the characters or vice versa if i switch them around. please help I’m losing my mind.:tired_face::tired_face::tired_face::tired_face:

EXT. TOWNHOUSE - DAY with INT.SUV 10 to 1.000 -812 19 in zone 1

@overlay INT.SUV 10 to layer 2

&NAILA spot 0.355 -538 219 in zone 1 at layer 1 AND NAILA faces right AND NAILA starts sit

&HEAVENLY spot 0.228 -540 254 in zone 1 at layer 1 AND HEAVENLY faces right AND HEAVENLY starts sit

&CASTLE spot 0.267 -569 263 in zone 1 at layer 1 AND CASTLE faces right AND CASTLE starts sit

@transition fade in

sound car_motor

@NAILA walks to spot 0.342 50 251 in 3 AND NAILA faces right AND NAILA is sit AND HEAVENLY walks to spot 0.288 37 264 in 3 AND HEAVENLY faces right AND HEAVENLY is sit AND CASTLE walks to spot 0.267 19 274 in 3 AND CASTLE faces right AND CASTLE is sit

@overlay INT.SUV 10 shifts to -224 -4 in 3

sound door_close

@NAILA is stand_up AND HEAVENLY is stand_up AND CASTLE is stand_up

@pause for a beat

@CASTLE walks to spot 0.267 142 311 in 3

@CASTLE faces left

@NAILA walks to spot 0.289 105 303 in 3

@NAILA faces left

@HEAVENLY walks to spot 0.288 60 300 in 3 AND HEAVENLY faces right

@zoom on 0 0 to 181% in 3

    HEAVENLY (talk_awkward)
This is my old house, what are we doing here?

@CASTLE starts tinker_loop_rear

@pause for a beat

@pause for a beat

@transition fade out black 2

@zoom reset


#2

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#3

You need to use & instead of @ for characters (so the commands happen at the same time)


#4

Thank you so much