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Film-making

  • Secret Lives of Great Filmmakersby Robert Schnakenberg; Mario Zucca

    Quirk Books 2014; US$ 16.95

    Strange-But-True Tales of Cross-Dressers, Drug Addicts, Foot Fetishists, and Other Legendary Filmmakers.   With outrageous and uncensored profiles of everyone from D. W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino, Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers reveals the little-known secrets of all your favorite directors. Why did Charlie Chaplin refuse to bathe for weeks... more...

  • Charles Urbanby Luke McKernan

    Exeter University Press 2014; US$ 95.00

    Charles Urban is the first biography of this influential filmmaker and innovator. It is also a historical study of the development of the non-fiction film in Britain and America in the early years of cinema, told through the experiences of the leading pioneer of the form. Charles Urban was a renowned figure in his time, and he has remained a name in... more...

  • The Men With The Movie Cameraby Philip Cavendish

    Berghahn Books 2013; US$ 39.95

    Unlike previous studies of the Soviet avant-garde during the silent era, which have regarded the works of the period as manifestations of directorial vision, this study emphasizes the collaborative principle at the heart of avant-garde filmmaking units and draws attention to the crucial role of camera operators in creating the visual style of the... more...

  • Behind the Screenby Petr Szczepanik; Patrick Vonderau

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    Conceptualizing production studies from a European perspective, the book evaluates the history of European thought on production: theories of practice, the languages, grammars, and poetics of film, practical theories of production systems such as film dramaturgy, and the self-theorizing of European auteurs and professionals. more...

  • Scriptwriting for the Screenby Charlie Moritz

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 37.95

    First Published in 2009. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Film Crew of Hollywoodby James C. Udel

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 39.95

    This is a compilation of interviews with motion picture crew members who worked during Hollywood's Independent Age of film and television production--basically from 1945 to 1980. A celebratory insiders' look at the Tinseltown machine, the project utilizes individual interviews, with rare crew photographs to provide the back story of production... more...

  • Gaming Filmby Jasmina Kallay

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 80.00

    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...

  • The Complete Film Production Handbookby Eve Light Honthaner

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 59.95

    First Published in 2010. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Education of the Filmmaker in Africa, the Middle East, and the Americasby Mette Hjort

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00

    Using case studies from Nigeria, Qatar, the United States, the West Indies, and others, the contributors to this volume examine aspects such as audience response, film education for children, and the impact on crime in the various studios, clubs, film festivals, NGOs, peripatetic workshops, and alternative film schools where filmmaking is taught. more...

  • Better Location Shootingby Paul Martingell

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95

    First Published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...