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Movies: Getting started

Assignment support


Storyboard graphic organizer

Ms. Harari recommends the Celtx app for storyboarding (available for free through app store.)

How not to fail when making movies -- Part 1 & 2

How not to fail when making movies -- Part 1 -- Using the camea and tripod

How not to fail when making movies -- Part 2 -- Downloading and editing, what's a greenscreen?

Film story arc

Finding images and music


Remember to cite images and music!

Look for images in the Keefe's online databases. Easy to cite!

  • ARKive Photographs of animals and habitats
  • Creative Commons Search for images and music. Once you find what you want, check individual work's permissions. Of special interest -- flickr -- high quality, easy to download.
    • uncheck use for commercial purposes
    • check modify, adapt, or build upon.
  • Getty Museum Open content images of paintings, photographs, sculptures, etc. 
  • NASA Images For outer space, astronauts, space travel.
  • NYPL Digital Collection Great images of the ancient world, historical photographs, artwork, etc,
  • Open Clipart Drawings for you to reuse. Some old-fashioned, some new.
  • Pexels A share alike site for photographers. Remember to cite the image.
  • Youtube Audio Library