What's the Function?

This is a corollary to "Who's my subject?" because this is about the ultimate goal of your film.

Would you like to change one life?

Many lives?

The world?

Spread an idea?

Sell a product?

Sell yourself?

Get noticed?

Distract people?

Make money?

Pick a function - one function - and stick to it.

This way, when you get lost at any point in the process, and "Who's my subject?" isn't enough, you can always rely on the big question:

What's the function of my movie?

First Draft

Who's my Subject?