Home Background -Between a quarter and third of people on the street have been looked after by local authorities while they were children. -Of those in hostels for the homeless, 40% have one or more indicators of disordered family back ground; being in care, being sent to a young offenders institute, being suspended or expelled from school or being fostered or adopted. Becoming homeless -Relation breakdown =39% -Heavy drinking= 21% -Losing job= 18% -Having no money to pay for housing=13% Staying Homeless -Over half have mental health problems -Around a half have drink problems -And a fifth have drug problem Source: www.kalimata.co.uk
I found this similar product on you tube a 5 minute documentary about the homeless on the streets of Portsmouth made by university students. From this similar product I have seen some techniques and lots of ideas for music and fonts. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgKMfLHcv64
I have decided to go with a black and white theme as I feel this is most fitting for the topic.
Fonts and Colours FONT font Font Font Font Font Font I I have decide to choice a very simple and formal font of Arial it’s a very well know and used font which people recognize and is easy to read. With my earlier project I spend a lot of time researching fonts, looking on the internet to download a shocking and different font this caused problems choosing a simple but effective options this project.
I Conducted some research on voice over's to see what sort of voice would suit the theme of my documentary I also found tips to the narrative can be affective. www.ksanderson.com/voice_over_talent Source