Movies are an art form. It would be necessary for one to understand that a movie could be enjoyed in so many ways. It would not just be about seeing the pictures on a screen while hearing the music, it would also be about the message that it gives and how quality the output would be. While not everyone would be able to go for feature-length movies, shooting a short movie is an option that many could go for. If you are into the subject and want to make a short movie on your own, there are certain factors that you need to take into consideration in the process. Shooting a short movie would not be hard. But when you want to shoot a short movie with a good level of quality in it, it would prove to be quite challenging and as a film-maker you need to meet this challenge.
In shooting a short movie, you would not need much of a budget. It would be more about the idea of the short movie than the budget itself. However, in a short movie, the content that is there and the acting of the cast would have to be on point. Since the short movie does not run for long, such aspects should be the points that would need to grab the attention of the audience. There is a possibility where one would need special effects for the short movie. In shooing a short movie in a proper manner, it would be necessary for one to focus much on the quality of these high quality effects.
As an example, if there is a scene where snow falls, one would need to find a way to put forward realistic fake snow effects in a realistic manner.
Additions such as rain and snow for movies would be able to give in an artistic touch to the movie in a really good manner. It would do well for you to properly plan them out and shoot the movie according to the standard that you have in mind. In a short movie, even the post production would need to be handled in ideal ways. This would mean that you would have to edit your short film properly, add VFX and music in a manner that is ideal for the movie. All this would contribute towards the betterment of your short film.
When your own short movie comes out and you see the quality in which it is done, you would be able to find much satisfaction and perhaps move on to other projects and do even better short movies.