The filmmaking process
It’s best to think of filmmaking as three distinct stages:
• planning (pre-production)
• filming (production), and
• completing the film and getting it ready to show (post-production).
In this stage you work out your filmmaking idea and how you will tell your story. Your idea should be simple. Try writing it down in 50 words or one tweet: if you can’t, you need to rethink it or simplify it.
Once you’ve got your •