The Movie Making Process

  • Pre-Production
    • Writing a Script
    • Planning (Producer)
      • Crew
      • Talent
      • Locations
      • Equipment
      • Financing
      • Legal – Release Forms for Talent, Crew, Locations, Music, Materials
  • Production
    • Crew
      • Producer
      • Director
      • Director of Photography
      • Sound Mixer
      • Gaffer – Electrical
    • Talent
    • Camera
      • Film / Digital Video (DV) / High-Def (HD)
      • Aspect Ratio
        • 16×9 Widescreen / Anamorphic 16×9 – 4×3 Squeezed (DV)
      • Frame Rate
        • 24fps – 24 Frames Per Second
        • 24p (DV) – 24 Progressive
      • 180-Degree Rule
    • Lighting
    • Audio
      • Shotgun Microphones – Dialog
      • Microphone Polar Patterns – Sensitivity of Sounds Arriving at Different Angles
    • Props
  • Post Production
    • Editing Software
      • Avid
      • Final Cut Pro
      • Adobe Premiere
      • Vegas Pro
    • Audio/Sound/Foley/ADR (Automated Dialog Replacement)