Music Video Cutaway

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Music videos LOVE cutaways.  We sometimes call it B Roll. The cutaway shows what the musician is singing about.

Smash Cut

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Smash cut is a cut to another scene that really disrupts the flow of the video. Often used for comedy, horror, dramatic action.

Jump Cut

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Jump cuts are shot from the same scene, but with some movement in between each scene. It gives the feeling of moving forward in time.

Adding Titles

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Titles are helpful at the beginning and the end of the movie.  They may also be important if you are making a documentary.

Chase Scene Assignment

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Create a movie where you chase an object around the school. The object must go through at least four doors, and each time, enter a new place.

Reverse Engineer a Chase Scene

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Working with your team "reverse engineer" a chase scene. Basically, you take 30 seconds to one minute of any chase scene and recreate it yourself.

Tracking Shots

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