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  • SAS: Who Dares Winsby Anthony Middleton; Jason Fox; Matthew Ollerton; Colin Maclachlan

    Headline 2016; US$ 24.99

    Are you up to the challenge of SAS leadership? Only the best will succeed... Britain's SAS (Special Air Service) has an unparalleled reputation for soldiering excellence. Its members are famed for their bravery, resilience and professionalism. They are the best Special Forces operatives in the world. The skills and techniques of the SAS have... more...

  • Zwischen Dokumentar- und Spielfilmby Florian Mundhenke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 50.31

    Der Band leistet eine umfassende Text- und Kontextanalyse der Herstellung, Gestaltung und Rezeption von Hybridformen von Gattungen mit dem Fokus auf Dokumentarfilm und Spielfilm. In drei Schritten erfolgt eine Annäherung an Mischformen von filmischen und fernsehspezifischen audiovisuellen Texten. Zunächst wird dabei die historische Entwicklungslinie... more...

  • Creativity in the British Television Comedy Industryby Brett Mills; Erica Horton

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    What is it like to make television comedy? How do writers get their ideas made, and how do commissioners and producers decide what to make? How do members of the comedy industry work with large broadcasters and production companies, and what does it mean to be creative ? and stay creative? Drawing on interviews with many key writers such as Sam... more...

  • Contemporary British Television Crime Dramaby Ruth McElroy

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 149.95

    Contemporary British Television Crime Drama examines one of the medium?s most popular genres and places it within its historical and industrial context. The television crime drama has proved itself capable of numerous generic reinventions and continues to enjoy some of the highest viewing figures. Crime drama offers audiences stories of right and wrong,... more...

  • 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...

  • Appreciating the Art of Televisionby Ted Nannicelli

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Contemporary television has been marked by such exceptional programming that it is now common to hear claims that TV has finally become an art. In Appreciating the Art of Television , Nannicelli contends that televisual art is not a recent development, but has in fact existed for a long time. Yet despite the flourishing of two relevant academic subfields?the... more...

  • New Patterns in Global Television Formatsby Karina Aveyard

    Intellect Books Ltd 2016; US$ 56.00

    The past twenty years have seen major changes in the ways that television formats and programming are developed and replicated internationally for different markets?with locally focused repackagings of hit reality shows leading the way. But in a sense, that?s not new: TV formats have been being exported for decades, with the approach and methods changing... more...