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Chapter 8. Project 4: Making School Play... > Creative Approaches to Making Live E...

Creative Approaches to Making Live Event Movies

Just as there are different kinds of performances, there are many different types of movies you can make about an event. Of course, you can just shoot what happens onstage, but there is much more to the story. There are a number of approaches that movie makers and television producers have applied to make live event movies more compelling. You can use these techniques, too, if you want to expand the scope of your project.

If your stars are children in a school play, you’re almost guaranteed to make a great movie. Children have a lot of energy, which the camera loves. Kids are wonderful to shoot, they express themselves naturally, and they are full of surprises. People naturally enjoy watching kids in movies—as long as the movie is edited well.


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