FIREcast Application

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FIREcast Application Form

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Filming Date:

FIREcast episodes will be filmed on Thursdays: Please choose at least 2 dates that are open for potential filming times. Everything must be filmed during a single visit.


Introduction:

Please provide any school history, projects or setup information the host should know to introduce the story.


                              Conversation Segment

Who will host the episode?

The host will introduce the school and also conclude the show. The host will also ask the questions to the guests who appear in this section.

Who will be a guest?

This should feature at least two people no more than two on camera at a time. (Aside from the host)

Location

Where will the conversations take place? Preferably, where it won't be interrupted. The guest and host will need to be seated at a table. We can bring a tablecloth if needed.


Sample Questions:

The conversations will last around 10 minutes; questions should be conversational in nature rather than yes/no. The following structure is provided as an example but applicants will need to provide in-depth questions to go along with each theme presented below.


                               Documentary Segment 

This is a documentary/news package type of segment. Who would you like to feature in a story? Ideally, this will focus on a project in process or one that has already been completed.

  • Who are we interviewing? Two or three people max

  • What did they make/create/write/experience?

  • What B-Roll or footage do we need to provide full coverage of the story?


Outro:

Any closing remarks, facts or information the host should mention? Please include at least one item.