Sitar Rose

Documentary filmmaker             Openhand Productions

Whatever kind of project you are planning, whether its a clip for a website or a full length documentary, the production process is similar.

Initial Development

We work together to plan your project, drawing up an initial brief, taking into account the proposed length, the intended audience and the available budget.


Research to produce an outline treatment which helps to decideĀ  the appropriate crew and equipment for the job.

Planning the Who,Where,When and How the film will be shot.


The shooting of the film , hiring equipment and crew .

Interviews and visual sequences


The most time consuming part of any documentary is the editng which involves regular consultation with the client until the final cut of the programme has been agreed.

DVD duplication and /or publishing on the web

Film Production Process