May 01, 2000 · The Career Coach: Demo Reel DOs and DON'Ts The purpose of the demo reel is to get you an interview with someone who can hire you. Prepare your demo reel with care and have someone else look at it and get feedback on it before you send it out. In this video tutorial, I go over one of the most important parts of pre-production: how to breakdown a script — as well as why it’s so useful. In my last tutorial, I focused on how to format a screenplay. Since that’s done, I’m now ready to break down the script. So, why do we need to do ... Sep 30, 2019 · Every VFX sequence starts with a breakdown. We'll go through the process of how to break down a VFX scene with a look at the Sunken Place from Get Out.