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How to Make a Short for Under $50k - and Launch Your Filmmaking Career
Frederick Levy

Where does a young filmmaker begin? With the right short-film concept and this book!

The right short can be a filmmaker's "business card" in Hollywood. Here's the authoritative handbook by one of Hollywood's most connected insiders that offers a step-by-step guide through the entire creative process of shooting a short film, as well as expert advice from established filmmakers, and a final game plan for promoting and selling the film once it's in the can. Topics covered include:

· Concept
· Budget
· Finding equipment
· Assembling a crew
· Casting
· Arranging for location
· Locating festivals and ancillary markets
· Working with the unions
· Film vs. digital video

· A list of film schools
· Oscar-winning shorts and nominees
· A selection of short-film festivals
· Actual short-film budgets
· Sample scripts and shooting schedules
· A helpful short-film glossary

More Information
  • Published : 04/05/2004
  • ISBN : 9780399529498
  • Format : Paperback
  • Imprint : TarcherPerigee
  • Size (mm): 152 x 229
  • Category: Reference
  • Pages : 288
  • Edition :