Make a film

Make a film

Here you can find out about everything you need to know about making your film.

Before you start, it’s probably a good idea to check out our short ‘How To’ videos. They will give you loads of great information and will guide you throughout the process. From storyboards, to scripts, sound, direction and lighting to keeping your film legal and organising your screening.

There are also some great websites that you may want to check out, Making the Film, The Co-operative British Youth Film Academy and BBC Blast which also has a great dictionary of filmmaking terms.

You could also check out the Guerilla Film Makers Pocketbook

Finding a filmmaker

You may want to find a local filmmaker to work with. Creative England or your local screen agency may have lists of filmmakers, click here for more details.

Going it alone

Or we have put together information about the four main areas of filmmaking and some ideas on what to do next: