What is Pre-Production you ask?
It is just what it sounds like—pre-production “before production“.
Media production website Media College defines pre-production as a” term which refers to the tasks undertaken before production begins. Pre-production may refer to everything that happens before shooting begins, for example, meeting with the client, research, storyboarding, [and] location planning. According to Media College Pre-production can also include:
- Location scouting
- Prop and wardrobe identification and preparation
- Special effects identification and preparation
- Production schedule
- Set construction
- Script-locking (semi-finalisation of the script)
- Script read-through with cast, director and other interested parties