Creating Your First Short Film — You Can Do It - S600

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For many aspiring filmmakers and social media content creators, an important step in their journey is making their idea a reality and delivering their first film. Join filmmaker and popular YouTube creator Ryan Connolly of Triune Films/Film Riot to learn everything you need to know to get started, including planning, filming, editing, and getting your film seen. He’ll also share some pitfalls to avoid and how to flexibly navigate the unavoidable challenges and required changes in plans. You’ll leave this session armed and confident to take the first big step and make your first short film.

Ryan will provide getting started tips for:

  • Preproduction — ideation, budget, script writing, casting, gear, planning
  • Production — directing, working with actors, filming for optimal audio and video
  • Post-production — editing, VFX enhancements, finishing, and executing a release plan

Technical Level: General Audience

Session Type: Session

Category: Inspiration

Track: Video, Social Media

Audience: Motion Designer, Photographer, Post-Production Professional, Social Media Content Creator

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