Top 10 Invaluable Tips for First-Time Filmmakers- (Film Student Edition)

and more pointers before you shoot your first student film



Hello fresh blood! New talent! Full of life. Full of energy. Potential. Full of amazing, new, crazy, path breaking ideas. Welcome. Welcome to this insane, trying, testing and beautiful world of filmmaking where, if you actually love the craft, merely imagining a scene in your head will give you a sense of fulfillment. You are in film school! You did it! Look around you. You are now surrounded by people who share the same passion as you and are not confused by your fixation with films and/or doubt your job security. It is an exclusive style of high! So smoke it up cautiously. Too much, and you could over doze. Here are a few pointers that will keep it a happy high for your first ever student film-