Making and Promoting Your Short Film
May 31 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Make that Short!
This course can be attended in person in Los Angeles or Live Online. Also available on Video-On-Demand*.
The amazing Kimberley Browning, founder of Hollywood Shorts, comes back to Raindance LA!
Short films are very good ways to gain experience in the movie making process. This class is valuable whether you have a short film idea and want to get started, or want to know what steps to take once you have an idea. Learn how to develop your idea, find a crew, make a short film and get people to watch it.
- Developing a short film
- Expected duration
- Casting names
- Finding the crew
- Financing options
- Showcasing a writer or director
- Film festival strategy
- Marketing strategy
- Adapting shorts into features
- Possible distribution venues
Who Should Attend
Writers, directors, producers, actors, filmmakers, cinema lovers, anyone with an interest in how short films are made and promoted successfully.
How to attend In Person In Los Angeles or Live Online or watch on Video-On-Demand (VOD)?
Registrants are free to attend Raindance LA classes In Person or Live Online. There is also an additional option to catch up on missed classes by watching VOD links.
We do not require registrants to make any prior selection on how they will attend the classes.
Registrants are free to make their own choice of attendance. For example, in the event that 15 filmmakers register for a class, (1) we ensure that a classroom is prepared to seat 15 people, (2) we ensure email invitation to join the class Live Online to all registrants, and (3) we ensure that emails are sent out with VOD links - again - to all registrants.
For Live Online courses, Raindance LA uses an easy-to-use software. We email each registrant a link to the virtual classroom 30 minutes prior the session begins. All they need to do is click the link provided in the email and enjoy the class! Please have a look at the Online Courses FAQ if you have more questions.
A VOD link on Vimeo is emailed to every registrant 24-48 hours after the end of each class.