Criteria for Producing a Film

In judging which film we want to create, it’s important to keep in mind the kinds of things that make a great story. It should:

  1. Be a dynamic story multiple layers
  2. Be a story that we personally identify with in some way
  3. Paint a picture that incites the desire for true life and love.
  4. Have a strong lead charachter
  5. Have a strong mission from the very begining
  6. Address a topic that is universally understood or disputed
  7. Have a clear voice for a specific target and demographic


Other resources: www.bbc.co.uk/filmnetwork/filmmaking/guide/introduction/what-makes-a-good-short