Basic Film Production. Matthew T. Jones Film as a Medium Supplementary Notes. Production Phases. There are three phases of production common to most professionally produced motion pictures. These are: Preproduction phase Production phase Postproduction phase.
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Film as a Medium
Assembling a crew
Processing and printing of film.
Transferring sound to “mag stock” – audiotape with sprocket holes.
Synchronizing picture and sound track.
Creating an assemblage.
Creating a “rough cut.”
Creating a “fine cut” and final audio mix.
Conforming the original negative (A/B rolling).
Adding optical effects and transitions.
Creating a “married” print (joining A/B roll and sound into one final print).Postproduction Phase