How to Make a Dynamic 60-Second Short Film

Have you heard about #NFS60? We want to help stack your reels and resumes with some minute cinema. But how?

Think about what takes only one minute?

Slowly pouring a cup of coffee, listening to your partner complain about the lack of sports, or even making a big fat bowl of ramen.

There is something special about the 60 seconds it takes to do something, especially when that something is creative and unique.

Like telling a story.

A minute doesn’t seem very long, but I can assure you that it’s more than enough time to impress someone with your storytelling techniques. That’s why we issued the #NFS60 challenge and also why we think writing and directing an excellent minute-long short is one of the best ideas.

Today we’re going to go over how to write and direct a movie that only takes a minute.

And you can use that minute to get yourself an industry job.

Okay, let’s go!

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