View Post

How to Shoot a Documentary with One Camera?

Mostlyindependent documentaries were shot with one camera. Until today, one can make a documentary with several cell phones. But, if you want to shoot a documentary with one good filming camera, you need to be aware of certain things before filming the documentary with a single camera. How to shoot …

View Post

How to Make a Documentary Script

Creating a documentary is an exciting project but can be a little overwhelming when youare just starting out. However, with a good plan and well-crafted script, youare sure to be off to a great start! This guide can help provide you with thenecessary tools to create a script for your …

View Post

How to fund a Short Film when you are Broke

Raising funds for your short film is a challenge if you have no idea how to go about it. For a newbie, funding your first short film always looks next to impossible. But, don’t deter, It may seem complicated, but with some smart approaches, it is not very hard to …

View Post

What Makes a Good Documentary Film? ( Top 10 Rules )

A documentary film is a nonfictional motion picture whose main objective is to document aspects of reality. Its main aim of educating, instructing, and, or maintaining a historical account. Today this filmmaking practice or a cinematic tradition or a mode of audience reception which is gradually evolving beyond boundaries. So, …

View Post

What is the Purpose of a Documentary?

I always wondered what is the purpose of a documentary before making one. Many questions thronged my head about its research, investigative style, audience, and distribution, etc. There have to be concrete answers to it or else how does a non- fiction medium thrive so successfully among the never-ending supply …

View Post

Who Buys Short Films

Can you make money from  your short film that you just completed. Well, the obvious answer  is to sell the film to short film buyers at profit. but the question still remains  – who buys short films?  In this article we will find out who are the short film buyers …

View Post

How much does it Cost to make a Short Film?

“How much does it cost to make a short film?” is the first question that haunts a newbie filmmaker attempting to make a short film. A short film budget broadly depends upon two things – its length and the production design. So, the costs vary a lot if a studio …

View Post

21 Professional Film and Video Editing Tips for Beginners

For a beginner, learning the basics of editing or learning an editing software is quite easy. But, editing is not only a science, but you need to also tell an engaging story by the right choices of shots. How to master the art of storytelling is what will separate you …