January 22, 2019

NBF 037: Its Not Short…It’s Just Not That Long

It's 2019 so it's time to get rocking on your film career! What better way to kick it off than to produce I high quality, well done short to show the world what you can do. Alex and Trevor will take you step-by-step through their process as they begin pre-production on two shorts they plan on shooting this year. What to do, where to put your time, energy, and money towards, and what the goals of a short should be.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Brief intro to what we are planning
  • First Steps
  • Script
  • Timeline
  • Budget
  • Crowdfunding
  • Locations
  • Casting
  • Crewing
  • Scheduling
  • Overall plan of a short
  • What happens after we make it?
  • What are our goals
  • How we will stay on track



  1. Keyframe Audio (https://www.cinema5d.com/keyframe-audio-new-affordable-royalty-free-music-licensing-service/)
  2. RED Ranger Announced (https://www.cinema5d.com/red-ranger-announced-sale-rental/)
  3. Panasonic Eva1 Price Drop (https://www.cinema5d.com/panasonic-eva-1-price-drop/)
  4. Insta360 Titan (https://www.cinema5d.com/insta360-titan-11k-resolution-cinematic-vr-video/)
  5. Shure MV88+ (http://videoandfilmmaker.com/wp/index.php/news/shure-launches-mv88-video-kit-expanding-on-its-award-winning-motivtm-line/)
  6. Silencer Air+ Wireless Follow Focus (https://www.cinema5d.com/silencer-air-wireless-follow-focus/)
  7. The Man Who Killed Hitler and the Bigfoot (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkP4bZKCHE8


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