Ever thought about making a documentary?
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Do you know of an inspiring story, or truth that needs to be told? It's time to share it with the world in the form of a documentary! The Videomaker Documentary Production will help you begin the process of moving your thoughts into action. This DVD is filled with the knowledge you need to work out the details. The success of your documentary depends on you making good choices. This DVD introduces you to the questions you need to ask so you can make the best choices from the start.
This DVD includes these 6 segments:
History of Documentary
We examine the long storied history of the documentary genre. Everything from the Lumier Brothers in the late 1800s, to the birth of "Reality TV".
"This is very well made." - Coldhitz
Types of Documentary Genre
Learn about 3 of the more commonly known documentary genre. They include: Observational, Expository, and Participatory. Know how to pick the best genre to use before you start shooting your documentary.
"Nice video montage but best of all is the great script and narration!" Username - Wolfangdigital
Keep your viewer's interest regardless of the subject! Discover the key elements documentary makers use to create a compelling story to captivate their audience. Without these elements you are in danger of boring your audience.
"This was informative. I'd love to make a documentary about the homeless in my town." Username - travestyalpha
Great documentary makers know how to get the audience to identify with and care about the subjects in their films. Learn how to create and capture those moments that bring your audience closer to your characters.
"Spot on. Thanks" Username - unassociatedpress
Explore the limitations and advantages of the different levels of restriction you will encounter. Even the world's top documentary makers cannot just walk into any corporate office and start filming without getting escorted out by security. Learn how to work with the level of access you have and make it part of your story.
"I'm a filmmaker and I learned a lot from this series." Username - AFilmDirector
Fair Use and Copyrights
We take a look at what is and isn't allowed to use when creating a documentary. You never know how popular your documentary will become or who's wrath you might incur for using their material without permission. Learn how to make good decisions about what you can and cannot use.
"Really extensive, it not only deals with copyrights and fair use but also permits to carry out filming." Username - Dhatje