Join Chad Perkins for an in-depth discussion in this video Rendering for film festivals, part of Creating a Short Film: 08 Editing.
- [Instructor] When rendering your movie out to give…to a film festival, they will usually tell you…which formats they accept.…However, if they don't tell you, and some…of the smaller festivals might neglect to post that info,…there are a few standards that you can reliably use.…First of all, as we'll talk about in the final course…in this series, you'll usually submit a version…of your film, called a screener, that can be viewed online.…This is usually done through a website like Withoutabox.…This is the version of your film…that the festival organizers will watch to determine…if your film will be accepted into their festival or not.…
Because it's usually an online submission,…you typically use the ever-popular H.264 compression method…for that, but that's just a low quality version…so they can see if your film was accepted…into the festival or not.…This is not high quality enough…to screen in a theater for audiences.…So if you actually are lucky enough to get…into a film festival, you'll probably want…to either put your film on a Blu-ray,…
- Telling stories with edits
- Syncing audio and video
- Matching eyelines
- Knowing when not to cut
- Controlling the pacing
- Controlling emotion with shot size
- Working with audio
- Creating a rough cut
- Creating end credits
- Rendering and output
Skill Level Intermediate
Creating a Short Film: 01 Producingwith Chad Perkins1h 6m Intermediate
Creating a Short Film: 07 Cinematographywith Chad Perkins4h 44m Intermediate
Creating a Short Film: 03 Pre-Productionwith Chad Perkins2h 13m Intermediate
Creating a Short Film: 05 Directingwith Chad Perkins2h 27m Intermediate
Creating a Short Film: 10 VFX Effectswith Chad Perkins4h 51m Intermediate
1. Understanding Film Editing
2. Preparing to Edit
3. In the Beginning
4. Editing Basics
5. The Art of Editing
6. Working with Audio
7. Refining the Edit
8. Creating End Credits
9. Editing The Assurance
10. Exporting to Other Processes
11. Rendering and Output
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