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  • Casting Revealedby Hester Schell

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.95

    Casting is an essential component of any film or video project, but the core skill-set needed to cast effectively is little understood. Casting Revealed: A Guide for Film Directors is a straightforward manual on the art and craft of casting. Here, director Hester Schell offers her insider perspective on casting workflows, industry standards, finding... more...

  • Cinematography: Theory and Practiceby Blain Brown

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 59.95

     The world of cinematography has changed more in the last few years than it has since it has in 1929, when sound recording was introduced. New technology, new tools and new methods have revolutionized the art and craft of telling stories visually. While some aspects of visual language, lighting and color are eternal, shooting methods, workflow and... more...

  • The Screenwriter's Pathby Diane Lake

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 34.95

    The Screenwriter?s Path takes a comprehensive approach to learning how to write a screenplay?allowing the writer to use it as both a reference and a guide in constructing a script. A tenured professor of screenwriting at Emerson College in Boston, author Diane Lake has 20 years' experience writing screenplays for major studios and was the a co-writer... more...

  • Shoot, Edit, Shareby Kirsten Johnson; Jodi Radosh

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.95

    Shoot, Edit, Share is an interactive, accessible introduction to video production techniques, concepts, and terminology. With the increasing availability of affordable video equipment, many students and professionals need to learn the basics of video production without being overwhelmed by technical details and equipment lists. Covering preproduction,... more...

  • Cinematic Philosophyby Tal S. Shamir

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 88.10

    In this book, Tal S. Shamir sets out to identify cinema as a novel medium for philosophy and an important way of manifesting and developing philosophical thought. The volume presents a comprehensive analysis of the nature of philosophy?s potential?or, more strongly put, its need?to be manifested cinematically. Drawing on the fields of cinema, philosophy,... more...

  • Film-Induced Tourismby Sue Beeton

    Channel View Publications 2016; US$ 40.00

    This research-based monograph presents an introduction to the concept of film-induced tourism, building on the work of the seminal first edition. This revised edition has been thoroughly updated with substantial additions including the areas of film-induced tourism in non-Western cultures, movie tours and contents tourism. more...

  • Wie die Sopranos gemacht sindby Claudia Bath; Marlene Sophie Deines; Uwe Durst; Vincent Fröhlich; Sabrina Maag; Tom Reiss; Kristin Rheinwald

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 36.59

    The Sopranos  hat neue künstlerische Maßstäbe gesetzt. Das über die Episoden fortlaufende Geschehen verlässt die Vertrautheit automatisierter Schemata, die in jeder Folge aktualisiert werden und den meisten TV-Serien bis heute zugrunde liegen. Bisherige, im Wesentlichen englischsprachige Untersuchungen verfolgen mehrheitlich einen interpretativen... more...

  • Gods and Monstersby Peter Biskind

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 10.99

    A collection that gives the lowdown on Hollywood in the last 30 years, from the bestselling author of Easy Riders, Raging Bulls and Down and Dirty Pictures more...

  • Shakespeare | Cutby Bruce R. Smith

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 26.99 US$ 23.21

    In distracted times like the present, Shakespeare too has been driven to distraction. Shakespeare | Cut considers contemporary practices of cutting up Shakespeare in stage productions, videogames, book sculptures, and YouTube postings, while also exploring how Shakespeare's texts have been cut apart beginning in Shakespeare's own time. more...

  • The Cheerful Subversive's Guide to Independent Filmmakingby Dan Mirvish

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 29.95

    In The Cheerful Subversive?s Guide to Independent Filmmaking , celebrated Slamdance Film Festival co-founder Dan Mirvish offers a rich exploration of the?process and culture of making low-budget, independent films.?Once labelled a "cheerful subversive" by The ? New York Times , Mirvish shares his unfiltered pragmatic approach to scriptwriting, casting,... more...