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Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video

Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video

Written by professors at New York University, one of the world’s top filmmaking schools, this book is the definitive book on the subject for beginning filmmakers and students. It clearly illustrates all of the steps involved in preproduction, production, postproduction, and distribution. more...
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Setting Up Your Scenes: The Inner Workings of Great Films

Setting Up Your Scenes: The Inner Workings of Great Films

Every great filmmaker has role models and films which inspired him or her to greater and greater heights. Here is an awe-inspiring guide that takes you into the inner workings of classic scenes, revealing the aspects that make them great and the reasons they have served as inspirations. more...
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Directors Tell the Story

Directors Tell the Story

Move over, movies: the freshest storytelling today is on television, where the multi-episodic format is used for rich character development and innovative story arcs. Directors Tell the Story offers rare insight and advice straight from two A-list television directors whose credits include Monk, more...
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Directing Feature Films

Directing Feature Films

Directing Feature Films: The Creative Collaboration Between Directors, Writers and Actors takes you through the entire creative process of filmmaking — from concept to completion. You will learn how to really read a script, find its core, determine your vision, more...
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FilmCraft: Directing

FilmCraft: Directing

Ultimately responsible for the creative content on screen, directors are the captains of the ship on every film. All actors and heads of department report to them. Some directors are also writers, employing unique styles of dialogue. Others,

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Running the Show, 1st Edition

Running the Show, 1st Edition

Whether it's a crew of two hundred shooting a cast of thousands on horseback, or a crew of twelve filming one person in a room, each and every successful movie production requires a strong First Assistant Director (AD) at its helm. In Running the Show, veteran First AD Liz Gill walks you through the more...
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Nuts and Bolts Filmmaking

Nuts and Bolts Filmmaking

Achieve professional results with inexpensive materials from your local hardware store.

A must-have reference for all low-budget and independent filmmakers.

Time-saving tips and techniques with easy-to-follow photos. more...
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The Art of the Documentary

The Art of the Documentary

The directors, editors, cinematographers, and producers behind today’s most thought-provoking nonfiction films reveal the thought processes, methods, and collaborations that have guided their efforts—from project conception to developing, producing, shooting, editing, and releasing some of the more...
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Directing The Documentary, 4th Edition

Directing The Documentary, 4th Edition

Tens of thousands of readers have benefited from Michael Rabiger's classic text on documentary filmmaking, now updated to reflect the revolutionary switch to digital video equipment and software. You will learn how to research and focus a documentary film or video idea, develop a crew, direct the more...
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the directors idea

the directors idea

As a director, you must have a concept, a "director's idea", to shape your approach to the actors, the camera, and the script. With this clear idea your film will be deeper and more effective, and you will be able to differentiate--and therefore make the choice--between competent directing and great more...
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Screencraft Series: Directing

Screencraft Series: Directing

Film school can teach a budding director about a wide-angle lens, but you cannot learn how to become Ken Loach or David Lynch.

This book therefore intends only to offer insight into how unique talents such as these have evolved and how they put a film together from the first idea to the final more...

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Directing the Story Professional Storytelling and Storyboarding Techniques for Live Action and Animation

Directing the Story Professional Storytelling and Storyboarding Techniques for Live Action and Animation

Francis Glebas, a top Disney storyboard artist, teaches artists a structural approach to clearly and dramatically presenting visual stories. They will learn classic visual storytelling techniques such as conveying meaning with images and directing the viewer's eye. Glebas also teaches how to spot more...
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Cinematography: Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors

Cinematography: Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors

There's more to being a DP than holding a light meter! With this book as your guide, you are on your way to learning not only about the equipment and technology, but also about the concepts and thought processes that will enable you to shoot professionally, efficiently, and with artistic mastery. A more...
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Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics,5th Edition

Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics,5th Edition

This comprehensive manual has inspired tens of thousands of readers worldwide to realize their artistic vision and produce well-constructed films. Filled with practical advice on every stage of production, this is the book you will return to throughout your career.

Directing covers the more...
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The Technique of Film and Video Editing, 5th Edition History, Theory, and Practice

The Technique of Film and Video Editing, 5th Edition History, Theory, and Practice

The Technique of Film and Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Because editing is about more than learning a specific software program, this book focuses on the fundamentals of editing as art. more...
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  5. Changing Direction: A Practical Approach to Directing Actors in Film and Theatre
  6. Digital Moviemaking 3.0
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  8. The Art of the Documentary
  9. Directing Feature Films
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  12. Setting Up Your Scenes: The Inner Workings of Great Films

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