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Showing, not telling

Showing, not telling: Creating a Short Film: 05 Directing
Showing, not telling: Creating a Short Film: 05 Directing

A common adage often heard in filmmaking and visual storytelling is "show, don't tell." Showing not telling is a cinematic device whereby plot points are revealed to the audience visually, rather than through dialog. Revealing things visually to the audience allows the audience to gain insight by putting pieces together, and is a great tool for directors and filmmakers.

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Skill Level Intermediate
2h 27m
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Filmmaking Video Video Pre-Production

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