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  • Ida Lupino, Directorby Therese Grisham; Julie Grossman

    Rutgers University Press 2017; US$ 27.95

    Ida Lupino, Director shines a long-awaited spotlight on one of our greatest filmmakers, one whose movies depicted the plights of postwar women and exposed the dark underside of American society. The authors show Lupino as a trailblazing feminist auteur who created a distinctive style in film and television that was both highly expressionistic and... more...

  • Guillermo del Toro's Pan's Labyrinthby Guillermo Del Toro; Nick Nunziata; Mark Cotta Vaz

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 29.99

    Discover the dark secrets of Guillermo del Toro?s masterpiece, Pan's Labyrinth , in this thrilling exploration of the film?s creation. Released in 2006, Guillermo del Toro?s Pan?s Labyrinth was hailed as a dark, thrilling masterpiece and announced the filmmaker as a major creative force, garnering him a loyal fan base attracted to his technical... more...

  • Investing in Moviesby Joseph N. Cohen

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Investing in Movies: Strategies for Investors and Producers is a useful guide for investors and producers looking for an analytical framework to assess the opportunities and pitfalls of film investments. The book traces macroeconomic trends and the globalization of the business, as well as the impact these have on potential returns. It offers a... more...

  • The Christopher Lee Film Encyclopediaby Jr. Robert W. Pohle; Douglas C. Hart; Rita Pohle Baldwin

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2017; US$ 90.00

    The Christopher Lee Encyclopedia encompasses all of the films in the distinguished actor?s prolific career, from his early roles in of the 1940s to his work in some of the most successful film franchises of all time. This reference volume highlights Lee?s iconic roles in horror cinema as well as his non-horror films over the years. more...

  • When the Lights Go Downby Maurice Thornton

    Melrose Books 2017; US$ 6.39

    Much has been recorded over the years about cinema and its golden years, but what of the temples in which this entertainment phenomenon took place ? the cinemas. How did they emerge and why? This book attempts to illustrate this, taking an average manufacturing town and describing the rise ? and fall ? of its cinemas over the period of one hundred... more...

  • Avid Editingby Sam Kauffmann; Ashley Kennedy

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    Completely updated for current HD, UHD, 2K, and 4K workflows, Avid Editing blends the art and aesthetics of motion picture editing with technical, hands-on instruction. Appropriate for beginners and intermediate users who need to refresh their knowledge of essential post-production techniques, this fully revamped and full-color sixth edition is... more...

  • New African Cinemaby Valérie K. Orlando

    Rutgers University Press 2017; US$ 17.95

    New African Cinema examines the pressing social, cultural, economic, and historical issues explored by African filmmakers in the new millennium by offering an overview of the development of postcolonial African cinema as it has evolved since the 1960s into the new medium, known as ?new African cinema,?  it is today.    more...

  • The Practical Guide to Documentary Editingby Sam Billinge

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 27.95

    The Practical Guide to Documentary Editing sets out the techniques, the systems and the craft required to edit compelling professional documentary television and film. Working stage by stage through the postproduction process, author Sam Billinge explores project organization, assembling rushes, sequence editing, music and sound design, story structure,... more...

  • Write to Shootby Marilyn Beker

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 34.95

    Write to Shoot teaches budding screenwriters and screenwriting filmmakers how to write a short script with production in mind. Beker instructs them how to showcase their strengths, tailor projects to shoestring budgets, resources, and practical production parameters without sacrificing the quality and punch of their screenplays, whether they're... more...

  • 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...