The only shot you really need to think of for a scene is the “master shot”. Just show, with one shot, the entire scene. Start with that. In the end, as long as you have a master shot of every scene, you have a completed film. However, you likely don’t want to rely on just this, as the audience will be largely emotionally disconnected from your film’s story.
It’s “filmmaker”. Just one word, no hyphens. Aside from it being the most common usage (e.g.), the also concurs. And there’s been similar sentiment with silly hyphens lingering around like “bumble-bee”. Can you believe it?
A good rule of thumb is, unless you’re damn sure you should use a hyphen, d...(more)