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HOLLYWOOD PRODUCERS STORY DIRECTORY

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Price: $8.00

Publisher: HOLLYWOOD PRODUCERS STORY DIR.:

Seller ID: IM450344


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MAKING DOCUMENTARY FILMS AND REALITY VID

By: BARRY HAMPE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HOLT, HENRY AND COMPANY INC.:

Seller ID: IM268828


"Making Documentary Films and Reality Videos "is the perfect text for students of filmmaking who would like to make a documentary. Barry Hampe, who has made more than 150 documentary films and videos, traces the two main approaches to documentary--recording behavior and re-creating past events--and shows students how to do both effectively. Covering all the steps, from conceptualization to completion, the book includes chapters on visual evidence; documentary ethics; why... View more info

PRIMAL SCREEN : HOW TO WRITE SELL AND

By: BOB SHANKS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NORTON W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM117110


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KILLER LIFE : HOW AN INDEPENDENT FILM PR

By: CHRISTINE VACHON

Price: $12.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM502935


Here is an account of a filmmaker who looks straight into the eye of the Hollywood blockbuster storm and dares not to blink.In "A Killer Life," Christine Vachon follows up her independent producing handbook, "Shooting to Kill," with a behind-the-scenes memoir of the battle between creativity and commerce -- and a renegade's rise to being one of the most powerful female producers in independent film today."A Killer Life" traces the early years Vachon spent producing... View more info

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FILM EDITING : THEORY AND PRACTICE WITH

By: CHRISTOPHER REED

Price: $24.98

Publisher: MERCURY LEARNING:

Seller ID: IM420485


Designed for the novice or for a course in film editing, the book is the perfect introductory text. Editing is the art of using the building blocks supplied by the writer and director to create a structurally sound and brilliant piece of cinematic dazzle. As the word is to the sentence, so the shot is to the scene, and the editor must write coherently. This book teaches the aspiring editor how to speak the inspiring language of images. For projects, it covers the latest ... View more info

LAURENCE OLIVIER & ART OF FILM MAKING

By: DALE SILVIRIA

Price: $20.00

Publisher: FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON UNIV PRESS:

Seller ID: IM291605


This book focuses on the unique set of elements that marks the five films Olivier has directed: Henry V. Hamlet, Richard III, Three Sisters, and the charming Prince and the Showgirl. The author looks at such things as recurring cinematic techniques, the director's preoccupation with certain moral assumptions and values, the place of the actors in these films, and particularly the place of Oliver's performances under his own direction. View more info

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SECRETS OF BREAKING INTO THE FILM AND TV

By: DEAN SILVERS

Price: $15.19

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

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FROM REEL TO DEAL : EVERYTHING YOU NEED

By: DOV S-S SIMENS

Price: $9.00

Publisher: WARNER BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM151398


From screenwriting & budgeting to marketing, Simens provides encyclopedic, precise, & creative instruction for putting your vision up on the screen. View more info

MAKING OF DUNE

By: ED NAHA

Price: $8.00

Publisher: BERKLEY PUBLISHING GROUP:

Seller ID: IM132354


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GUIDE TO FILMMAKING

By: EDWARD PINCUS

Price: $3.50

Publisher: SIGNET:

Seller ID: IM433811


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FILMMAKER'S HANDBOOK

By: EDWARD PINCUS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM162058


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MOVIE MAGIC : BEHIND THE SCENES WITH SPE

By: ELAINE SCOTT

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS TRADE DIVISION:

Seller ID: IM217059


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COMPLETE GUIDE TO AMERICAN FILM SCHOOLS

By: ERNEST PINTOFF

Price: $7.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM37319


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I WAKE UP SCREENING! : EVERYTHING YOU NE

By: FRANK DANIEL GILROY

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM275532


Frank D. Gilroy is a compulsive diarist who wrote "I Wake Up Screening "while he made four independent feature films--each accorded three stars in Leonard Maltin's "TV Movies and Video Guide--"with""a total investment of two million dollars (for all four films ).These intimate logs of the making of "Desperate Characters, Once in Paris, The Gig, "and "The Luckiest Man in the World "show clearly that a film school that doesn't include in its curriculum discussions o... View more info

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REEL V. REAL : HOW HOLLYWOOD TURNS FACT

By: FRANK SANELLO

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Publisher: TAYLOR PUBLISHING COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM303063


All too often, highly fictionalized cinematic depictions of the past are accepted as the unassailable truth by those unfamiliar with the "real" account. This book profiles sixty movies that portray actual moments in history, and compares the mythologized account of each event to what really happened. Movies chronicled include The Ten Commandments, Spartacus, A Man for All Seasons, Gladiator, Gandhi, Apollo 13, The Thin Red Line, Dances with Wolves, Braveheart, The Last E... View more info

HOW TO STAR IN YOUR OWN TV SHOW for $50 or less!

By: GLENN DARBY

Price: $7.50

Publisher: BIG RED BARN PRODUCTIONS:

Seller ID: IM497733


This is a detailed, step-by-step guide to putting together a cable TV program and getting it aired locally and around the country -- on the cheap -- proving that it's easy and fun to have your own TV show.How to Star in Your Own TV Show for $50 or Less shows the reader step by step: what to do the show about, how to organize the show, where to do the show and where to air the show.Formats covered include Demonstration, Talk, Variety, Performance and Just You.Bab... View more info

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INDEPENDENT FEATURE FILM PRODUCTION : A

By: GREGORY GOODELL

Price: $8.50

Publisher: ST. MARTINS PRESS/TOR BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM69956


"Independent Feature Film Production" is an essential guidebook for filmmakers. Gregory Goodell addresses the making of independent films, taking the reader through the process of the independent film's development phase: the script, commitment from the director and actors, and the legal structure necessary to raise money to make the picture. Whether interested in learning to make a movie on a shoestring budget or on a larger scale, this book guides the reader through th... View more info

KODAK MANTRA DIARIES and Other Smoke Signals

By: IAIN SINCLAIR

Price: $12.50

Publisher: WE HEARD YOU LIKE BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM492509


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STAR IS FOUND : OUR ADVENTURES CASTING

By: JANET HIRSHENSON

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARCOURT BRACE & CO TRADE DEPT:

Seller ID: IM51433


For anyone who's ever walked out of a movie and said, "That guy was all wrong for the part," comes this first-of-its-kind look at how actors are chosen and careers are born. Two of the top casting directors in the business, who recently cast the much-lauded choice of Daniel Craig as the new James Bond, offer an insider's tour of their crucial craft--spotting stars in the making. Janet and Jane share the fascinating, funny stories of discovering and casting then-unknown s... View more info

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SHORT FILM DISTRIBUTION : FILM FESTIVALS

By: JASON MOORE

Price: $22.50

Publisher: MERCURY LEARNING:

Seller ID: IM420488


Designed for aspiring filmmakers or for a course in short film distribution, this book teaches the fundamentals of promoting and distributing short films and videos. Chapters cover the elements of utilizing social networking to self-promote, entering film festivals, negotiating with broadcast distributors, understanding the various outlets, and distributing alternative work such as Webisodes, demo reels, music videos, and commercials. Readers will follow a five-step dist... View more info

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ACTORS TURNED DIRECTORS : ON ELICITING T

By: JON STEVENS

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SCB DISTRIBUTORS:

Seller ID: IM410184


Ten popular and acclaimed film directors whose film careers began in front of the cameras candidly offer their insights into the all-important and generally underexplored subject of directing actors. Each actor/director discusses filmmaking as observed from and practiced on both sides of the camera and offers unique, invaluable guidelines and tips on casting, rehearsing, communicating and working with actors, and the whole of the moviemaking process. The interviewees are... View more info

SIXTEEN MILLIMETER DISTRIBUTION

By: JUDITH TROJAN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: EDUCATIONAL FILM LIBRARY ASS.:

Seller ID: IM300633


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BEHIND THE SCREEN : THE HISTORY AND TECH

By: KENNETH MACGOWAN

Price: $5.00

Publisher: DELTA:

Seller ID: IM447814


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ANIMATION BOOK: A Complete Guide to Animated Filmm

By: KIT LAYBOURNE

Price: $8.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE VALUE PUBLISHING:

Seller ID: IM174231


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SO YOU WANT TO BE A PRODUCER

By: LAWRENCE TURMAN

Price: $12.60

Publisher: THREE RIVERS GROUP:

Seller ID: IM333145


Few jobs in Hollywood are as shrouded in mystery as the role of the producer. What does it take to be a producer, how does one get started, and what on earth does one actually do? In "So You Want to Be a Producer" Lawrence Turman, the producer of more than forty films, including "The Graduate," "The River Wild," "Short Circuit," and "American History X," and Endowed Chair of the famed Peter Stark Producing Program at the University of Southern California, answers these q... View more info