So you want to make a film, and in that film you want to have a sword, but you can't buy one, not to mention real ones are pretty dangerous. Your insurance costs will go through the roof! Well, here's you solution. Check out this helpful two-part video tutorial on how to make your own prop swords, which means less dangerous swords. Actually, they're made out of metal, so you still might just somebody with them yet.
You will need to be skilled in the skills of a jigsaw, and you'll need to be quite the handyman. And when you're done, a great prop sword for use in your fighting to the death on the battlefield, or some really cool cosplay accessories.