week 7

pre-production

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First Film: Short Film Challenge!!
Your preproduction documents are due by this Friday, September 29th, which includes your concept map, 8-scene script, and 8-scene storyboard. Attached below is a document which describes the project - please read this thoroughly so you understand what is entailed. I am also attaching the document you will need to start planning your film, the concept map/synopsis. You have already chosen your film team and a genre, character, line of dialogue and a prop from the supplied list below. Once you have completed concept map/synopsis, script and storyboard you are ready to start filming your masterpiece!

short film challenge description
HowTo Write Film Synopsis.pdf
PreProduction_ConceptMap.Synopsis

Essential Question: How does the pre-production phase of filmmaking (planning phase) improve a film?
Learning Objectives:
1.     Identify the steps of the preproduction phase of filmmaking: concept map, storyboard, and script.
2.     Brainstorm the beginning, middle and end of a scene with a concept map.
3.     Create a simple storyboard with the beginning, middle and end pre-planned and illustrated.
4.     Write a short script including dialogue for your film.

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