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Changing Direction: A Practical Approach to Directing Actors in Film and Theatre

Changing Direction: A Practical Approach to Directing Actors in Film and Theatre

This approach, honed after years of on-set experience and from teaching, aims to provide a helpful reference and resource for directors and actors alike. It combines underlying theory with dozens of exercises designed to reveal the actor’s craft. more...
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Cinematography for Directors

Cinematography for Directors

This book is a master guide for the director about collaborating with their closest ally, the cinematographer.

It covers the fundamentals of selecting a cinematographer, translating the script into visual imagery, choosing the appropriate visual style for the film, determining the color 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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Digital Moviemaking 3.0

Digital Moviemaking 3.0

This is not another “how-to-make-a-movie” book. This book is about how to be successful at making your movies in a very competitive market. Scott Billups’ experience-backed advice will kick your professionalism, tool set and image quality up a notch so that you can compete in the real world of more...
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Direct Your Own Damn Movie!

Direct Your Own Damn Movie!

The Independent Directing Bible that will fit in your back pocket!
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Have you always wanted to direct a movie, but don’t know how to start?

Want to know how to get your first directing job?

What do directors even 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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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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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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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.

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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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Film Directing Fundamentals, 3rd Edition

Film Directing Fundamentals, 3rd Edition

Film Directing Fundamentals gives the novice director an organic methodology for realizing on the screen the full dramatic possibility of a screenplay. Unique among directing books, this book provides clear-cut ways to translate a script to the screen. Using the script as a blueprint, the reader is more...
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Film Directing Shot By Shot: Visualizing from Concept to Screen

Film Directing Shot By Shot: Visualizing from Concept to Screen

A complete catalogue of visual techniques and their stylistic implications for both the filmmaker and videomaker. A textbook which enables filmmakers (as well as screenwriters and others) to expand their stylistic knowledge. Contents include: visualization tools, storyboard style, continuity style, more...
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Film Directing: Cinematic Motion 2nd

Film Directing: Cinematic Motion 2nd

Cinematic Motion has helped directors create a personal camera style and master complex staging challenges for over a decade. Since digital technology has revolutionized filmmaking, this second edition adds chapters on digital visualization and script breakdown .
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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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From Word to Image:Storyboarding and the Filmmaking Process

From Word to Image:Storyboarding and the Filmmaking Process

Never before have the means of cinematic storytelling been put into the hands of so many. Thousands of new storytellers are taking advantage of media that did not exist a decade ago. With entry-level HD recorders, even beginning students have access to low-cost, professional-quality image making. more...
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  1. Cinematography: Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition Image Making for Cinematographers and Directors
  2. Cinematography for Directors
  3. Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics,5th Edition
  4. Film Directing Shot By Shot: Visualizing from Concept to Screen
  5. Changing Direction: A Practical Approach to Directing Actors in Film and Theatre
  6. Digital Moviemaking 3.0
  7. Total Directing
  8. The Art of the Documentary
  9. Directing Feature Films
  10. Film Directing: Cinematic Motion 2nd
  11. The Working Director
  12. Setting Up Your Scenes: The Inner Workings of Great Films

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