Why filmmakers should make one minute films

Posted Jan 18, 2007 by msemj

Many short films have become popular online. The internet offers a chance for filmmakers to gain epxosure for their work. This is one of the many reasons to make one minute films.
Reasons to make one minute films include faster productions times and less expenses that have to be spent on production members. It is also much cheaper if a filmmaker is shooting on video than film. Digital video costs much less than film.
One minute films require less time to produce. Shorts films are much more receptive online than longer films. Filmmakers can also use one minute films as demo pieces to show to producers and potential employers in the entertainment industry.