Graphic Design

Current Project

Short Film Project

1. In your group, you will film, edit, and produce a short film

2. In Photoshop, you will design a movie poster (11" X 14") in size, 300dpi, that reflects the film using both picture(s) and text

GUIDELINES

1. Short film must follow the theme chosen in class and be delivered on flash drive in .mov or .mp4 format

2. The movie poster should be delivered on flashdrive in .jpg or .psd format

DUE DATE

6/6/13

RUBRIC

Scoring Categories

 

Advanced

20 pts

Proficient

15 pts

Needs Improvement

10 pts

 Theme

 The movie has a clear theme that is easy to understand or causes the audience to think critacally

 The theme of the film is somewhat clear but shows signs of disconnect

 There is no clear theme

 Filming

The film shots demonstrate thought and serve a purpose without unnecessary obstructions The film shots demonstrate thought and serve a purpose, however, the film does have 2-4shots that has unnecessary obstructions The majority of the film contains shots where its subject(s) are not visible. The shots are done without a purpose

 Audio

All audio is clear and audible The audience is able to listen to the audio but it is unclear whether it be words are not heard or music is low or overdriven. The audio in the film is not audible

 Transitions

Transitions and cuts are smooth and add to the flow of the film Transitions are cuts are smooth but hinder the flow of the film There are either no transitions or cuts, or the present transitions and cuts hinder the flow of the film

 Movie poster

The accompanying movie poster reflects the film and follows the guidelines provided The accompanying movie poster reflects the film, however, it does not follow the guidelines provided There is no movie poster accompanying the film part of the project