The UK syllabus specifies a particular mandatory exercise (the 'prelim' as I refer to it on this blog), the CIE does not ... but does insist on practice exercises prior to the main production.
Your reflection following each of these is just as important as the productions themselves. Note that several of the posts linked below will make reference to the UK markscheme.
You will work on some of the following:
PRELIM (purpose: initial camera, tripod practice + learning continuity shooting/editing techniques)
Preliminary exercise: Continuity task involving filming and editing a character opening a door, crossing a room and sitting down in a chair opposite another character, with whom she/he then exchanges a couple of lines of dialogue. This task should demonstrate match on action, shot/reverse shot and the 180-degree rule.When blogging on PRELIM remember to: