Most beginner screenwriters spend a lot of their time learning how to format a script and create a plot that will culminate in a powerful story. However, there is more to learn about scripts than just how to structure one; it is important to know that there are different types of film scripts used by filmmakers to create impactful pieces of work. Read More.
Celtx for Education helps media production educators impact the learning outcomes of their students. Complete with students-centric teaching aids and features that overcome common challenges facing instructors. Read more about how this modern solution can help support your curriculum.
If you’ve been on a film set you will have witnessed the collaborative spirit of a team working together to make a script come to life. You may have wondered who oversees this operation? Some may assume that the director is in charge of everything but it’s the assistant director who acts as the glue between all departments and ensures that the production runs efficiently. Read more.
Great films are produced on budgets big and small. Whether you need funding for a large production or a short entry for a film festival, financing doesn’t have to be a barrier to entry. Today, budding filmmakers have access to more options for financing a picture than ever before. But what works for one filmmaker may not work for another. Here are 6 proven methods to get funding for your film.
Desolate Dreams is a dramatic short film by Kex Studios set in 1942 downtown Los Angeles. Based on real events, Desolate Dreams follows an African American journalist who advocates for justice alongside a Japanese American family, who were forced into a prison camp. The writer, producer, and director of the film, Kiyoka “Kex” Rhodes, drafted the script for Desolate Dreams in Celtx, and has offered to share her process behind the making of the film.
Short films are becoming more and more popular with seasoned filmmakers, breakout filmmakers, and students alike. But what makes for a good short film script? How can you make it stand out from the crowd? Today, we look at seven important aspects of a great short film script and how you can improve yours.