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What you need to make your 60 Second Shakespeare.

Before you start work on your film or audio, you'll need to make sure you've got all the equipment you need.

Here's a guide to what you'll need, as well as links to sites where you can download the software you'll need.


If you don't have the time, or don't feel confident making a film for whatever reason, then creating a photostory slideshow may be the best option for you.


Getting started - film

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Getting started - audio

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Teachers' Area

Our IT teaching expert Paul Sibson guides you through everything you need to start making a 60 Second Shakespeare. audio or video.


Watch videoclips demonstrating tips, techniques and more to help you make your 60 Second Shakespeare a masterpiece.

  • Acting exercises
  • Making sound effects
  • Directing - shot guide
  • Editing audio
  • Editing video
  • Scripts

    Take a look at our selection of script extracts to see how the professionals do it.

    Read scenes from Doctor Who, The Archers, Dead Ringers and more.

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