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For underground film… any camera is better than just no camera. As long as you have the idea and the vision… nothing can stop you.
But keep in mind that the NLE and CGI software, the lighting kit, sound accesories and perhaps PC upgrades will cost you maybe five times the price of that camcorder.
Also, you should learn some more about DV, if you’re asking about connecting the camera through Firewire or USB.