How to Start to Make a Film

A Detailed Look at All that Happens
Before a Filmmaker Yells "Action!"

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When you experience a film, most people probably aren’t thinking about all the work and preparation and logistics that someone had to take care of before that movie shows up on a screen of any size.

But anyone who’s made a film or video is thinking about all of that, and St. Pete filmmaker Susana Darwin kindly shares the pre-production steps she takes to develop an idea into a workable plan – the complex array of things that have to happen before you start filming.


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Susana Darwin will be back with more in
this series, that take us through the finished film.


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