Pre-production
The planning and selling of your idea


Ideas for your script
There are four main ingredients needed to create good story. Choose one idea from each of the sections below in order to create a narrative outline for your movie.
Once you have chosen your ideas, it is important to brainstorm your thoughts about the images and atmosphere created by the words.

You could also introduce a second character for the first character to relate to. This could be a person, an animal or something symbolic.
Who
When
Where
What
Girl
Boy
Surfie
Journalist
Beautician
Alien
Doctor
Bushwalker
Concert pianist
Rock singer
Artist
Mad scientist
Vampire
Winter, 2003
September, 2000
Late afternoon
Early morning
Middle Ages
Last day of school
Christmas
Summer, 2103
1960’s
World War 2
1980’s
Depression
Jurassic times
Classroom
Chapel
Children’s playground
City
Car park
Garden
Dining area
Theatre
Jail
Rainforest
Gym
Lunar landscape
Locker room
Playing
Walking
Eating
Exploring
Resisting
Weeping
Laughing
Excluding
Understanding
Throwing
Concealing
Including