Learning filmmaking by Doing It
5 Short Films in a Year
Film Making is the process of making a film, from an initial story idea, Script writing, Casting, Shooting, Editing, and Screening. It's always a good piece of advice that makes several short films before tackling a feature film. The process of learning how to make a movie is cyclical, meaning u have to go through the entire process of learning at least once just to begin to understand the craft
Telling a story
In a dramatic motion picture, the story is told by many people. The cinematographer tells the story with the camera & lighting. The film composer tells the story with music. The actors tell the story with action and dialog. The editor tells the story with editing. The sound designer tells the story with sound. You have to learn all of this. As a filmmaker, you must learn all of these aspects if you fail to learn even one of these skills, people will notice and be turned off by your movie. So you must learn everything...