6 Simple Mistakes Documentary Filmmakers Make

by Peter D. Marshall

by Japheth Kisangau.

Documentary making is one the hardest production you can ever have if you are not well shrewd with its production you end messing big time. Most of the times I normally go shoot the story then write the script. You can’t start by writing a script because a documentary is not a fiction movie; it’s real and should be telling a real life story.

There are strategies you should make use of, and in choosing the right ones, there are mistakes to be made. Don’t get stuck in one (or more!) of the 5 mistakes documentary makers make:

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