2014 Chase Sequence

For the 2014 Chase Sequence, we want you to particularly concentrate on the editing and sound design, which underpins the task. Group size is a maximum of 4, with the role of scriptwriter/director shared, cinematographer, editor and sound designer. The ideal group size would be 2/3.

In terms of the task, we want you to produce no more than 2mins of footage. The chase should involve at least one exchange of dialogue, which the sound designer must record. It should also include a temporal transition moving the protagonist from one location to another. Cinematographers should attempt a contra-zoom. Directors, if you attempt to encourage your talent to use spontaneous improvisation at least once during the filming process. The full brief per role is as follows:

Script- Must contain dialogue scene
Editor- Time portal & space portal (Temporal and spatial transition)
Sound- Sound Advance Transition (Sound bridge)...& at least two independently recorded examples of foley
Cinematographer- Contra Zoom, two-shot, shot/reverse shot
Director- Must hold workshop with talent before filming and must direct at least one scene which includes improvisation

Planning Week (2hrs)- 6th to the 10th of October
Filming Weeks- 20th October to the 3rd of November
Editing Week- 4th Nov to the 14th November
Final Deadline- 14th November
Exhibition of Film- Week commencing the 17th of November

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