The short film medium is the most inventive, freeing and compact creative expression of cinema. Unbound by the traditional three act narrative structure, the short film is like a shape shifter in its ability to be anything from an evocative moment, expressionistic portrait, comedic skit or potent fable. More and more recognized as a popular way to connect with audiences, the art of the short film is finally getting due props – or is it? Rewire your understanding of the craft and its potential to fuel your filmmaking career by hearing from filmmakers who have found success making every second count.
How does the creative process and business of distribution approach differ from features?
Viability of short films as “calling cards” versus stand-alone works of art.
You have a story to tell, how do you know if it’s a feature or short?
What are the most viable avenues of monetizing and distributing your short films in this day and age?