From Chaos to Rough Cut: Strategies For Assembling Your Footage

Tue Sep 17, 7pm
Presented by: Docs in Progress
Tickets · $45-75
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Breaking down hours of footage filmed for a documentary can be overwhelming. Sometimes footage was shot over years. Plus, some films require archival footage and photographs, animations, maps and graphics to tell the story. How do I best assemble these ingredients and come up with a workable rough cut? We’ll learn strategies on how to shoot efficiently and how to best organize the material for that rough cut. We’ll look at important steps in the pre-production, production and post-production phase that help control the process and we’ll discuss important documents like treatments, assembly records, editing scripts and final scripts.


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