Film your TV show or movie for theater, television, DVD
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Film your TV show or movie for theater, television, DVD

Get your film or TV show produced and marketed by following these filming techniques & tips
4.7 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
45 students enrolled
Last updated 2/2013
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  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 2 Articles
  • 2 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
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What Will I Learn?
Internet Movie Database
Techniques in Lighting, Camera, and Sound
Design and Editing
Theater & Film Festivals
Television
DVD and Online Streaming
Copyright Protection
Funding Your Project
Marketing and Publicity
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Requirements
  • Anyone interested
Description

If you ever wanted to get your film or movie in theaters, television, DVD, or streaming online, then this Filming Techniques & Tips course is for you.  You will learn the movie making techniques for lighting, sound, and editing.  There are lots of free tools you'll discover that will get your project ready for film festivals, air on television, produced on DVD, and available for online streaming.

You'll become a professional by being listed in IMDb with your credits, trailers, clips, posters, and photos with your production company summary.  You'll have access to submit your project to over 800 film festivals, exhibitions, and competitions across the U.S.

You don't have to worry about expensive lighting and sound equipment or editing software.  This Filming Techniques & Tips course gives you the solution to avoiding huge expenses to making a film. 

In addition to producing your screenplay, you'll learn all the marketing and publicity techniques that will separate your project from others and place you at the top.  Your project will be clearly recognized with the buzz being made with interviews on radio, TV, and social media.

This filming techniques & tips course also teaches important business aspects of film production.  You'll learn how to be smart with copyright protection to ensure your intellectual property does not land in the wrong hands. 

Need money?  Don't worry.  This filming techniques & tips course teaches basic fundraising tips to help ensure you don't end financially. 

In less than three hours, you can complete this course that will provide you step-by-step video instruction that delivers all the tips, tricks, and techniques to get your project out in the public.

Do you want your project on television, theater, DVD, or streaming online?  Do you want to make some money selling your movie or TV show?  Take this Filming Techniques & Tips course and learn how today.

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Introduction
1 Lecture 00:57
David K. Ewen, M.Ed. is the author of the "Professor Lecture Series". He has been working in media since 1994. Professor Ewen is an author, speaker, talk show host, film director, record producer, and publicist. He started lecturing on media topics since 2004 in the seven states of New York and New England.
Preview 00:57
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Questions
1 Lecture 00:03
Questions
00:03
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Amazon Tools For Film Producers
2 Lectures 07:50

Understanding the tools of Amazon.  They are IMDb, WithoutABox, and CreateSpace
Preview 03:10
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Screenplays As Book To Help Produce Movie
2 Lectures 02:13
It is recommended to publish your screenplay first as a book and then later work on turning it to a movie.  This gives credibility and helps you practice production timelines, marketing, and publicity.
Preview 02:13

This will give you the background to have a book turned into a movie.   If you are starting out with a screenplay, it is recommended to publish it first as a book and then later work on turning it to a movie.
Detail For Turning A Book Into A Movie
6 pages
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Technical: Lighting, Sound, Editing
2 Lectures 05:58
Learn the type of lights used and how to position them.
Lighting
05:01

Position of light sources
00:57
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Editing With One True Media
4 Lectures 11:00
The camera you get will need a microphone jack.  This lecture describes the camera and the microphone
Camera and Sound
03:16

Editing with One True Media
01:13

Hands On Experience with One True Media
04:43

Creating DVD and Online Streaming
01:48
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Creating DVD and Preparing Online Streaming for Amazon.com
1 Lecture 03:21
CreateSpace is the tool to create the environment to put your film on Amazon.com
Introduction To Create Space
03:21

Create Space from Amazon
1 question

Understanding CreateSpace costs
1 question
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Basic Business Needs
4 Lectures 11:54
Protect your intellectual property.   This is a necessary first step in the business of movie production.
Copyright
04:10

The funding of your project can be done through Crowd-funding.  It is a an online process where you reward investors for their contribution.
Funding Your Project
01:09

Getting your show on TV through Community Access Television.   The supplementary material talks about submitting a manuscript or screenplay to a major studio for a Movie Of the Week (TV movie)
Getting your movie or show on Television
04:56

Film Festivals is the way movies are recognized by awards and testimonials.  It is a great launch pad to greater distribution.
Film Festivals
01:39
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Marketing and Publicity
3 Lectures 15:00
Marketing Techniques
05:00

Marketing and Publicity Techniques
More Marketing
04:59

Once you have the marketing tips down, take advantage of the venues to get the word out with publicity interviews and events.
Publicity
05:01

Marketing and Publicity
3 questions
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Documentation For Review
1 Lecture 00:00
This is a summary of the course
Review For Quiz
61 pages
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About the Instructor
Professor David Ewen
3.8 Average rating
8 Reviews
139 Students
8 Courses
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David is an accomplished author and speaker  who is a recognized international radio and television talk show host.  He is a former professor of digital multimedia technology touring the seven states of New York and New England from 2004 to 2015.  During David’s eleven year speaking tour to 52 venues, he spoke about entrepreneurial adventurism, business analysis, behavioral studies, and digital multimedia technologies.    David is a speechwriter, ghostwriter, book publisher, educator and curriculum content developer.  As a speaker, broadcaster, and  journalist, his public communication expertise is highly professional with a long history of  success.  David mentors businesses supporting their entrepreneurial spirit and guides them toward prosperity within the marketplace.