How to Make a Short Film About Your Hero
by Wendy Milette, Director, MY HERO Film Festival, Laguna Beach, CA.
A 7-step approach to writing a screenplay
AFI's Basic Toolkit and Resource Guide for Young Filmmakers
Includes a film terms glossary, guides for scripting, storyboarding and lighting; templates for storyboards and call sheets.
Directing The Hero Within
A Hands-On Guide to Digital Storytelling By, For and About Young People
by Jennifer Lyons-Reid and Carl Kuddell
PRODUCTION TIPS: HOW TO MAKE A VIDEO PORTRAIT BY SKIP BLUMBERG (PDF - 40 KB)
PRODUCTION TIPS: STREET INTERVIEW STYLE SHEET BY SKIP BLUMBERG (PDF - 40 KB)
PRODUCTION SKILLS CHECKLIST (PDF - 44 KB)
The Process of Filming "CJ and Eppie" for The MY HERO Project
by Geeta malik, Director, MY HERO Media Educator, Los Angeles, CA.
Books on Filmmaking
Release Form (PDF - 40 KB)
Parental Consent Form (PDF – 144 KB)
Please download these forms for your production.
Have everyone who appears in your film sign a Release Form.
If they are minors, their parents will also have to sign the Parental Consent Form.