This week, Russell goes over seven important things to know about short films, from efficient exposition, to what the best length is when submitting to film festivals! If you have anything that you would add to this list, leave them in the comments below!
Why is it so damn difficult to get great performances in a short film? There are so many challenges in short-form acting; actors have less time to unroll their characters on screen, for starters. But with some thoughtful preparation, a short performance can make a lasting impression.