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A Lesson on Micro Budget Filmmaking Buried Inside the Movie Se7en

The Micro Budget Filmmaking lesson hidden inside the movie Se7en

By Bradley Stevens | Case Studies

Hidden inside David Fincher's 1995 thriller 'Se7en' is a lesson on Micro Budget Film Making... and it's too good to miss.

To be clear: Se7en was a $30million film, starring Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman, so it doesn't even come close to being 'low budget', let alone 'Micro Budget'. 

But towards the end of the movie, around the 1 hr 42 mark, there are two brilliant scenes back to back that can teach us a huge secret to keeping film costs low. 

Let me show you what's there.