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A2 Media – G 324 coursework: pre-production task list for film trailers and ancillary texts


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A2 Media – task list for film trailers and ancillary texts:
Completed Incomplete Blogged/DVD/Vimeo? Level/Mark
Show a clear indication of brief and comparison with AS project.
Pre-production:
Research
Pitch with eg. PowerPoint slides, Youtube links, synopsis, etc.
Communicate an informed understanding of research skills selecting appropriate methods
Audience demographic research and questionnaires
Institutional research including certification
Narrative theories and how they apply/will apply
Genre conventions and how they apply.
Present relevant and detailed research findings and conclusions
Research into similar media texts/target audiences and preliminary tasks
Detailed deconstruction of 2 film trailers
Reference to 3 more film trailers
Deconstruction of 2 film posters
Reference to 3 more film posters
Detailed deconstruction of 2 film magazine front cover pages/film websites
Reference to 3 more magazine front cover pages/film websites
Mood board/influences
Treatment
Shot-lists, layouts, drafting, scripting or storyboarding
Audience survey
Discussion on genre conventions
Photographs and manipulation
Font experiments and integration
Risk assessments, shooting schedules etc.
Production:
Shooting, editing, sound production, equipment and software choices
Record and reflect upon all stages of the production and account for main decisions made
Evidence of organisation and management of time, equipment and people
Production documents and animatics
First edit- trailer
Second edit- trailer
Final edit- trailer
First draft- film poster
Second draft – film poster
Final draft – film poster
First draft- magazine front cover pages/film websites
Second draft – magazine front cover pages/film websites
Final draft – magazine front cover pages/film websites
Proof of development
Evaluation:
Have a clear and systematic evaluation that is detailed, thorough and reflective
Analyse finished product to show how form and content affect meaning
Target setting
Make appropriate references to structure and representation and how it reflects the industry
Proof of developmental skills
Target audience feedback – proof that product that is appropriate to the target audience
Focus groups and individual responses from test audiences
Reflection on representation
Reflection on audience
Place production in relation to both other texts and industry practices
If working in a group: Peer assessment according to contribution
Important questions to address:In what ways does your media product use, develop or challenge forms and conventions of real media products?How effective is the combination of your main product and ancillary texts?What have you learned from your audience feedback?Who would be the audience for your media product?

How did you attract/address your audience?

How did you use media technologies in the construction and research, planning and evaluation stages?

 

Reflection on final choices
What aspects of your product do you think could be improved? Be very precise, technical and specific in your answer
What aspects of your product are you particularly pleased with? Be very precise, technical and specific in your answer
Spelling, grammar and presentation check – understanding of the combination of main product and ancillary texts
Presenting outcomes in suitable digital form eg. DVD extras, blogs, podcasts, commentary etc. The choice of form in which to present the evaluation
Bibliography
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