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  • Rewriting Secrets for Screenwritersby Tom Lazarus; Scott Frank

    St. Martin's Press 2007; US$ 8.99

    Every screenwriter needs to rewrite?more than once, probably many times?to make the story work and then to make a sale. And then again later on, to please producers, studios or stars.  Tom Lazarus--author of ?Stigmata?, among other scripts--is a working screenwriter and professor at UCLA extension.  In this book, he?s distilled his own experience... more...

  • The Big Pictureby Tom Reilly

    St. Martin's Press 2009; US$ 18.99

    Film production veteran Tom Reilly has worked on the sets of critically praised films and commercial blockbusters for more than three decades?including seventeen years alongside director Woody Allen. In The Big Picture , he explores the art and the craft of filmmaking from the vantage point of someone actually running the movie set. Using examples... more...

  • Writing Movies for Fun and Profitby Thomas Lennon; Robert Ben Garant

    Touchstone 2011; US$ 17.00

    This is the only screenwriting guide by two guys who have actually done it (instead of some schmuck who just gives lectures about screenwriting at the airport Marriott); ?These guys are proof that with no training and little education, ANYONE can make it as a screenwriter? (Paul Rudd). Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon?s movies have made over... more...

  • Carl Theodor Dreyer and Ordetby Jan Wahl

    The University Press of Kentucky 2012; US$ 40.00

    Regarded by many filmmakers and critics as one of the greatest directors in cinema history, Carl Theodor Dreyer (1889--1968) achieved worldwide acclaim after the debut of his masterpiece, The Passion of Joan of Arc (1928), which was named the most influential film of all time at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival. In 1955 Dreyer granted... more...

  • The Philosophy of David Cronenbergby Simon Riches

    The University Press of Kentucky 2012; US$ 40.00

    Initially regarded as a cult figure with a strong following amongst sci-fi and horror film fans, Canadian filmmaker David Cronenberg emerged as a major and commercially viable film director with mainstream hits such as A History of Violence (2005) and Eastern Promises (2007). With his unique ability to present imagery that is both disturbing and provocative,... more...

  • Hollywood Lighting from the Silent Era to Film Noiby Patrick Keating

    Columbia University Press 2009; US$ 27.99

    Lighting performs essential functions in Hollywood films, enhancing the glamour, clarifying the action, and intensifying the mood. Examining every facet of this understated art form, from the glowing backlights of the silent period to the shaded alleys of film noir, Patrick Keating affirms the role of Hollywood lighting as a distinct, compositional... more...

  • Designing for Screenby Georgina Shorter

    Crowood 2012; US$ 17.49

    Design is at the essence of storytelling, but how does a production find its style and identity? This book explains how to approach design, whether for film, television, video promo or commercial making, and introduces the techniques needed to make ideas happen. Through theory and practical exercises, it looks at design in a different way and shows... more...

  • Hand Held Hollywood's Filmmaking with the iPad & iPhoneby Taz Goldstein

    Pearson Education 2012; US$ 31.99

    Filmmakers love gadgets. We flock to any new technology that demonstrates the slightest potential to help us conceptualize, visualize, and digitize our creative efforts. So why are we neglecting those touch-screen powerhouses hiding in our pockets and backpacks? It?s time to make a change! In Hand Held Hollywood?s Filmmaking with the iPad &... more...

  • Storyboarding Essentialsby David Harland Rousseau; Benjamin Reid Phillips

    Clarkson Potter/Ten Speed/Harmony 2013; US$ 24.99

    A comprehensive guide to visual storytelling from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), one of the world's leaders in sequential arts instruction. Storyboarding is the process of graphically organizing a project--a motion picture, animation, motion graphic, or interactive media sequence--in order to translate artists' ideas from story to ... more...

  • Gaming Filmby Jasmina Kallay

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 85.00

    Gaming Film explores the growing influence of computer games on contemporary cinema. From the type of stories told to their complex structural patterns, from the changing modes of reception to innovative visual aesthetics, computer games are re-shaping the cinematic landscape in exciting directions. more...