Cheap Movie Tricks: How to Shoot a Short Film for Under $2,000 (Paperback)
How to Shoot a Short Film for Under $2,000
Mango, 9781633535435, 288pp.
Publication Date: May 23, 2017
How to make a movie: Filmmaker Rickey Bird and screenwriter and novelist Al Guevara are on a mission to help indie moviemakers everywhere. Today's indie film market is growing by leaps and bounds. At the same time, many aspiring filmmakers are running into their share of problems:
- not enough money for crews
- over budget and more than likely making the wrong movie
- can't get the attention of an indie studio
- should have started with a short film to gain attention
What you'll learn inside this book:
- how planning and shooting a short film today can lead to a feature-length project tomorrow
- everything you need to know about writing a movie project on a burger budget
- tips on how to find locations and not get arrested
- shooting tips galore for building exciting scenes
- sound and film editing tips and all kinds of special effects wizardry, including puppetry
- screenings, promotions and juicy tips on film festival strategy.