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- Open Court 2014; US$ 19.95
Twenty-one philosophers join forces to investigate the implications of the Jurassic Park franchise for our lives, our values, and our future. Human beings live and thrive by modifying nature, but when do the risks of changing nature outweigh the likely benefits? If it?s true that “Life will find a way,? should we view any modified or newly reconstituted... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This study argues that neorealism?s visual genius is inseparable from its almost invisible relation to the Fascist past: a connection inscribed in cinematic landscapes. While largely a silent narrative, neorealism?s complex visual processing of two decades of Fascism remains the greatest cultural production in the service of memorialization and comprehension... more...
- The History Press 2014; US$ 24.78
In Shooting 007, beloved camerman and director of photography Alec Mills, a veteran of seven James Bond movies, tells the inside story of his twenty years of filming cinema's most famous secret agent. Among many humorous and touching anecdotes, Mills reveals how he became an integral part of the Bond family as a young camera operator on 1963's On... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00
Popular movies can enhance the study of history. A dominant form of entertainment during the mid-20th century, they can serve as nontraditional primary sources and offer remarkable opportunities to observe attitudes about social concerns, gender or racial issues, politics, and historical events that were current when the movies were made. This book... more...
- Nick Hern Books 2014; US$ 14.57
Drawn from his published diaries, this is Michael Palin?s account of the making of the Monty Python TV and stage shows, films, books and albums. Monty Python at Work opens on 8th July 1969 with Michael Palin?s diary entry for the first day of filming on the very first episode of Monty Python?s Flying Circus . The diary entries that follow –... more...
- Oldcastle Books 2014; US$ 20.37
A no-nonsense, direct down-the-lens look at the television industry written from the point of view of a television drama producer who?s been there, done it, fought some battles and won the odd award. Written in an engaging, anecdotal tone, Writing for Television provides advice on: Getting an agent; The type of writer television's looking for; The... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
In this new and expanded edition of The Art Direction Handbook , author Michael Rizzo now covers art direction for television, in addition to updated coverage of film design. This comprehensive, professional manual details the set-up of the art department and the day-to-day job duties: scouting for locations, research, executing the design concept,... more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 9.49
When actor Will Shephard turned up at the Beverley Hills offices of Dino De Laurentiis, he expected to be interviewed for a modest role in the great mans next production."My agent told me on the phone that you were looking for actors who could do animal movements, but she didnt tell me what the film was about," said Will."Its... more...
- Andrews UK 2014; US$ 14.49
Everyone on deck! All hands on deck! Fire! Fire! Bring the hose quick! As the steamship lurched in the heavy seas, Harry Braham grabbed what clothes he could and struggled with the other terrified passengers to climb the ladders. On deck, with the rain lashing down and the wind howling, he gripped the rails of the ship tightly, trying to stay upright.... more...