What Facilities Are Needs

It is generally better to build up from basic production treatment that will work effectively, than to start with a complex idea that has to be considerably simplified.

A matter of degree

Most subjects can be presented in a number of quite different ways, some more successful than others. But remember, elaboration does not guarantee a better program – often the reverse. Take a subject such as ‘Warfare’.

• Presentation could be very basic – a seated storyteller.

• You might include illustrations … stills … graphics …, film clips … miniature layouts showing battles.

• Given the budget» animated film, dramatic reenactments … even location battles!

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