Introduction: Overview of the workshop agenda, Structure of short films and examples.
Pre Production: How to source ideas for your short film, Discussion and Story selection, Script format, Writing the script for the short film, Preparing the Story board for the short film.
Production: Introduction cinematography with DSLR camera, Framing, Shot size and composition, Camera movement and equipment, Capturing Sound, Fundamentals of Film Direction. Directing your actors to get their best performance. Managing your crew.
Post Production: Editing the short film, Adding Sound and Music. Final Cut, Burn DVD of the short film.
Distribution and Funding: Uploading the short film to social media sites like Vimeo and YouTube, Entering Film Festivals.
Requirements: No prior film making experience is required.