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  • The Filmmaker's Guide to Visual Effectsby Eran Dinur

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    The Filmmaker?s Guide to Visual Effects offers a practical, detailed guide to visual effects for non-VFX specialists working in film and television. In contemporary filmmaking and television production, visual effects are used extensively in a wide variety of genres and formats to contribute to visual storytelling, help deal with production limitations,... more...

  • Mind Gamesby Andreas Jacke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 18.23

    Das Buch analysiert die Hintergründe der BBC-TV-Serie Sherlock und versucht dabei verschiedene Themengebiete abzustecken: Psychoanalytisch, gendertheoretisch, literaturwissenschaftlich und filmwissenschaftlich wird der Versuch unternommen, den ungeheuren Reiz dieses einzigartigen und sehr populären Updates zu analysieren. Ausgehend von den strukturellen... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Adaptation Studiesby Thomas Leitch

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 149.99

    The Oxford Handbook of Adaptation Studies provides a comprehensive and forward-looking treatment of adaptation in its many guises by looking at movies based on sources other than novels, including television series and radio adaptations, comic book adaptations of literary texts, novelizations, opera librettos, popular songs, and even video games. more...

  • Video Production Handbookby Jim Owens

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 59.95

    This new edition of the  Video Production Handbook walks students through the full video production process, from the inception of an idea to final distribution. Concentrating on the techniques and concepts behind the latest equipment, this book demonstrates the fundamental principles needed to create good video content on any kind of budget. Ideal... more...

  • Directing and Producing for Televisionby Ivan Cury

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Directing and Producing for Television provides essential tools required to direct and produce effectively in a variety of settings. Ideal for students in television production courses, Directing and Producing for Television addresses critical production techniques for various formats, including multiple-camera panel productions, news and demonstration... more...

  • From iMovie to Final Cut Pro Xby Tom Wolsky

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    From iMovie to Final Cut Pro X offers an accessible, introductory guide to those taking up video editing using Final Cut Pro X, especially users making the transition from iMovie, Apple?s free video software, helping aspirational and mobile filmmakers develop the skills needed to take their career to the next stage. Written by award-winning former... more...

  • Kult(ur)serien: Produktion, Inhalt und Publikum im looking-glass televisionby Michael Dellwing

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 36.46

    Die Serie ist mittlerweile zum zentralen Element der Gegenwartskultur geworden. Damit hat sie dem Fernsehen, das einst belächeltes und herabgewertetes Medium war, kulturelle Bedeutung und im ?Quality TV? eine Rolle als künstlerische Leistung verschafft. Der vorliegende Band steht auf der Basis dieser Entwicklung. Er möchte nachzeichnen, in welchem... more...

  • One Thing and Another: Selected Writings 1954?2016by Jonathan Miller; Ian Greaves

    OBERON BOOKS Ltd 2017; US$ 19.99

    ?Do you sometimes think that you might wish that you were a national treasure, like Alan Bennett?? ?I?m rather glad I?m not. I?m quite pleased to be what I think I am, which is a sort of national liability.? Over the course of seven decades, Jonathan Miller has been at the forefront of developments in theatre, opera, comedy, philosophy and... more...

  • Film Pilotby Jerry Grayson

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2017; US$ 12.99

    When Jerry Grayson left the Royal Navy's Search and Rescue helicopter fleet aged 25, he was the most decorated peacetime naval pilot in history. In terms of excitement, however, civilian life couldn't compete Â? especially when the only real demand for helicopter pilots was as glorified chauffeurs for the very wealthy. Jerry had a passion for the... more...

  • Hollywood Aestheticby Todd Berliner

    Oxford University Press 2017; US$ 26.99

    Hollywood Aesthetic offers the first comprehensive appraisal of Hollywood's capacity to provide aesthetic pleasure to mass audiences. Grounded in film history and in the psychological and philosophical literature in aesthetics, Hollywood Aesthetic explains how Hollywood creates, for huge numbers of people, some of their most exhilarating experiences... more...