Teacher Resources

 HOW TO PRODUCE A HIKI NŌ STORY IN 15 EASY STEPS


Ready to produce a HIKI NŌ video? Here is a step-by-step list on how to do this. You’ll find the forms to complete and the video tutorials to watch as you produce your HIKI NŌ story, profile or franchise

 

1. HIKI NŌ PARTICIPANT RELEASE FORM
Students producing the video: Complete and submit the HIKI NŌ Participant Release Form.

 

HIKI NŌ TECHNICAL SPECS
2. For Camera

 

3. For Editing

 

4. Complete the appropriate pitch sheet:
HIKI NŌ SEASON 6 STORY PITCH SHEET
HIKI NŌ SEASON 6 PROFILE PITCH SHEET
HIKI NŌ SEASON 6 FRANCHISE PITCH SHEET

 

5. FRAMING AN INTERVIEW (2:44)
This tutorial covers the “do’s and don’ts” of framing an interview subject.

(by Lawrence E. Pacheco)

 

6. PROPER AUDIO LEVELS (1:26)
A basic understanding of proper audio levels and the difference between analog and digital levels.

(by Lawrence E. Pacheco)

 

7. AUDIO NOISE (3:35)
Do you think you can determine what noise is in your audio? Find out.

(by Lawrence E. Pacheco)

 

8. SCRIPT TEMPLATE AND SAMPLE SCRIPT

 

9. STORY PREMISE (4:23)
Discover how a ‘story premise’ can help you in shaping your personal profile story.

(by Robert Pennybacker)

 

10. 5-POINT OUTLINE (4:48)
Find out how creating a 5-Point Story Outline can help make a successful HIKI NŌ story.

(by Robert Pennybacker)

 

11. SHOOTING A SEQUENCE (9:32)
Learn how to best shoot and utilize a video b-roll sequence in your story.
(Edited by Akane Kashiwazaki and narrated by Robert Pennybacker)

 

12. PACING (7:08)
This tutorial explains how to better pace your edits to achieve the proper mood and emotion for your story.

(by Robert Pennybacker)

 

13. STANDARD OUTCUE (2:27)
Learn what a HIKI NŌ Standard Outcue is and why it’s important.

(by Lawrence E. Pacheco)

 

14. UPLOADING YOUR FINAL STORY (2:48)
Is your story approved for air on HIKI NŌ? Then here’s how and where to upload it!

(Narrated by Kelsea Gines of Saint Francis School)

 

15. HIKI NŌ SUPERS & CREDITS LIST
Your last step is to complete the supers and credits form and select a still photo of your crew to run with the credits.