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A  COMPLETE  EDUCATIONAL  RESOURCE  TEACHING  THE  FUNDAMENTALS  OF  FILMMAKING

The Online Film School Boot Camp was created by Independent Filmmaker Trent Duncan as a comprehensive resource for aspiring filmmakers to learn the fundamentals of filmmaking. This educational resource is the fastest way to become educated on all the aspects of the filmmaking process while planning your career in the Film and Video industry. All of Trent Duncan’s film school boot camp videos are now free to watch! SUBSCRIBE to Trent’s channel and enjoy!
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LEARN THE 6 FUNDAMENTALS OF FILMMAKING

Screenwriting  |  Directing  |  Cinematography  |  Lighting & Grip  |  Production  |  Post-Production

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FILM SCHOOL CURRICULUM GUIDE

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PRODUCTION DOCUMENTS

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SCREENWRITING
The Screenwriting portion teaches the fundamentals needed to create a complete Hollywood screenplay. You’ll learn the 3 ACT structure and character development, along with tips on how to tailor your script to meet the needs of a low budget production.

PRE-PRODUCTION
The Pre-Production and Production video teaches the planning and dissemination of all things involved leading up to and during a film shoot. Pre-Production is extremely important and it sets the tone for the organization and professionalism of the film shoot.

Example 2-1: The 5 People Filmmakers Need for a Skeleton Crew.
Example 2-2: Download the Two page dialogue, one page action script.

DIRECTING
The Directing video teaches the role and responsibility of a Director on set. He is usually the creator of the project and is in charge of the overall concept, design, and implementation of the production. The Ability to communicate effectively is the biggest asset a director can posses.

IMAGE: Framing for Film

CINEMATOGRAPHY
The Cinematography video teaches the role and responsibility of a Cinematographer on the set of an independent production. As a Cinematographer, it’s your responsibility to help create the mood of the film while effectively capturing the directors overall vision.

IMAGE: 180 Degree Rule
IMAGE: Depth of Field
Link: Choosing the Best DSLR for filmmaking
Example 4-1: Progressive (1080p) vs Interlaced (1080i)

LIGHTING & GRIP
The Lighting and Grip video teaches the fundamentals of 3-point lighting used by industry professionals, various other lighting techniques, and the Pro’s and Con’s on interior vs Exterior lighting.

Download the Lighting & Grip Starter Kit

POST-PRODUCTION
The Post-Production portion of the Online Film School Boot Camp covers streamlining your production for editing, Internet video hosting, and film festivals information.

LINK: Top Editing Software Programs
LINK: Royalty Free Music

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