Research into exsiting Crime Docudrama, their uses of camera angles, focus and purpose.
Create a visual translation of the idea. One of the most crucial parts of pre-production so we know what we are shooting. This will lead to the shot list and schedules.
Create a script for the actors to use in filming. This will include scene directions. The main scripts will be the interviews of family members.
Create a simple budget sheet to aid in arranging the production
Decide which shots will be shot, when. The dark reconstruction scenes all filmed at similar times, and the interviews filmed at similar times. This will decide on which order the shots will be filmed in to make it simple.
Health and Safety
Visit the locations and create a health and safety report.
Finish all pre-production work.
Complete all pre-production tasks ready for filming.
Shoot various scenes that will be edited for use in the crime documentary.
Editing the filmed shots in Premier Pro in order to produce a professional looking Crime Docudrama