With all the recent advancements in filmmaking technology, morepeople than ever are trying their hand at filmmaking. Keeping upwith the newest information in this booming field, this updatededition of Filmmaking For Dummies features up-to-the-minutecoverage of the latest and greatest hardware, software,accessories, and trends--including high-definition technology andnew outlets for films such as YouTube and MySpace. It demystifiesthe nuts-and-bolts of filmmaking, from developing a project andsecuring financing to hiring a cast and crew, editing, and gettingdistribution. This new edition also provides new movie examples andupdated contacts and resources. Whether people want to becomeprofessional filmmakers or simply shoot quality home movies, thispractical guide has all the advice and tips needed to succeed.