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- October 2010
- 5 hours 40 minutes
If you were hoping to make a short film with great actors, funny original dialogue that looks like a million bucks, this course is for you. We discuss extensively lighting approaches, lighting diagrams and maps, audio recording, location work, set work, indoor comedy, steadicam, car to car, slider rigs and much more but all completely story focused.
This is the perfect course for someone wanting to make their own short film - that looks great, flows well and ultimately finds an audience.
Class 1Producing a short or scripted drama on SLRs - just how easy is it? How good can it look? Mike talks to Director Doug Naylor, and Director of Photography Ed Moore.
Class 2Shooting a two person 'performance piece'.
Class 3The importance of negative lighting, Ed talks about the lighting setups using 2 scenes from "Over to Bill" as examples.
Class 4Mike talks about gear and the importance of the 1st AD and call-sheet for indie production.
Class 5Moving the camera - options - appropriate gear to story issues.
Class 6Shooting a multi-person - multi-dialogue scene, staging, coverage and filming.
Class 7Practical tips and tricks to SLR production on location and 'indie'.
Class 8Setting, problems and fixes.
Class 9A walk through on dslr post. Processing, syncing and enhancing the offline.
Class 10Low budget DSLR greenscreen (note: this will cover material not filmed as part of the London project).