Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Thursday, 11 November 2010


You need to make sure the following are completed before you can begin filming:

Preliminary - this should be published on your blog
Storyboards - scanned and uploaded on your blog
Animatic - published on your blog
Production Schedule - scanned and uploaded on your blog

Wednesday, 3 November 2010

What should your Preliminary Task contain?

Remember this is a continuity task involving filming and editing a character:

  • opening a door
  • crossing a room
  • sitting down in a chair opposite another character
  • exchanging a couple of lines of dialogue

This task should demonstrate:

  • match on action
  • shot/reverse shot
  • the 180-degree rule

Sunday, 26 September 2010

Exemplar Opening Sequences

Below are two example opening sequences, one a level 3 and the other a level 4. Please look at them both to give you an idea of the standard expected and what type of conventions you should be including.

Mid Level 4

Mid Level 3

Film Opening- Titles

Please look at the following link to give you an idea of the art of the title sequence in film openings:


Remember there should be titles in your film opening!

Saturday, 25 September 2010

Be Creative!

Below is a link to quite a creative example of research, planning and evaluation for your blog. Please have a look to give you some ideas of the format/style you can try: