You ever get those pre-production jitters that make you think it’s all going to be a disaster? Here are some ways to deal with those frustrations.
Preparing for Battle as a No-Budget Filmmaker
An in-depth look at the pre-production process of our fantasy film web series…with NO budget!
How and Why to Make a Short Film Documentary with No Budget – Part 1
Part 1 in a 3-part series about the lessons learned in producing our Creative Mornings short film documentary. Today I cover pre-production.
Creating a Shot List
Last Friday I talked about the importance of creating policies and procedures. In that post, I talked about the value of having a written equipment check list to go through before ever shoot. There’s another list that’s pretty important if you’re a filmmaker: the shot list. This is the process I learned in filmmaking classes […]
Five Tips to Perfect Your Pre-production
Ask any filmmaker worth her weight in salt and she’ll tell you that perhaps the most important part in the filmmaking process is pre-production. The more planning and preparation you can do ahead of time, the better the rest of the process will be. Today I want to share with you five tips to perk […]