From the Americans Who Tell the Truth portrait series
MY HERO Project seeks unique works of art by professional and student artists that celebrate the lives and courageous acts of heroes who work to promote change by positively affecting others and their communities. Completed artwork should reflect thoughtful ideas to show how the selected hero demonstrates heroic action and creates positive social change.
Enter the MY Hero Songwriting/Music Video Contest!
Oct. 1st Deadline!
Overview & Lesson Plans Production Cinematography Working With Images Working With Sound Post Production Exhibition Film Contest Winners
How to Make a Short Film About Your Heroby Wendy Milette, Director, MY HERO Film Festival, Laguna Beach, CA.
Screenwriting GuideA 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. PRODUCTION SKILLS CHECKLIST (PDF - 44 KB) 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.