The film industry in New Mexico is creating new jobs and new careers; one that you may not have heard of is the job of set medic.
Brian G. Lax is a set medic, currently on the set of “Brothers,” being filmed in Las Vegas.
Lax, a Canadian immigrant, has worked in the paramedic field for 16 years. Lax attended the United World College of the American West and worked for Rocky Mountain Ambulance in Las Vegas for several years. A year and a half ago, he heard about New Mexico’s growing film industry and took a position as set medic.