Here is the form that you should follow in making a short film that will complete this assignment:

T- (Topic) Select a general topic
R- (Research) Dig for info about the topic including things you will cite
I- (Information) Gather and sort information and let a title emerge
P-(Plot) Plan the story you intend to tell by using the storyboard/script technique*
V-(Visual images) Select specific images that match the storyboard and sync them
A-(Assemble) Arrange the images, text, interview and narration segments into a rough, but coherent narrative
S-(Soundtrack) Select songs (or parts of songs) that will comprise the soundtrack
E-(Explain) It is incumbent on the filmmaker to explain the vision….you should produce a 1-2 page explanation for your own benefit, as well as having something to turn in