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Film production: technical & background skills books

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The Filmmaker's Eye: the Language of the Lens The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image by Gustavo Mercado The Filmmaker's Eye: the Language of the Lens The Power of Lenses and the Expressive Cinematic Image

Understanding the language of the lens is key for today's filmmakers and cinematographers. Lenses and the different images they produce have the power to propel story, evoke dramatic/emotional responses from the audience, as well as give a film a certain...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

The Producer's Business Handbook The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer by Anne Marie Gillen The Producer's Business Handbook The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the business of entertainment and learn to successfully engage in all aspects of global production with the revised and updated 4th edition of The Producer's Business Handbook. Learn how to cultivate relationships with key industry...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

The Producer's Business Handbook The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer by Anne Marie Gillen The Producer's Business Handbook The Roadmap for the Balanced Film Producer

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the business of global entertainment and learn to successfully engage in all aspects of global production with the revised and updated Producer's Business Handbook. Learn how to cultivate relationships with key industry players including your...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Middle-earth: From Script to Screen Building the World of the Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit by Daniel Falconer, Daniel Falconer, K. M. Rice, Peter Jackson Middle-earth: From Script to Screen Building the World of the Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit
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For the first time ever, the epic, in-depth story of the creation of one of the most famous fantasy worlds ever imagined, a richly illustrated compendium that reveals the breathtaking craftsmanship, artistry, and technology behind the magical Middle-earth of The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Film Production Management How to Budget, Organize and Successfully Shoot your Film by Bastian Cleve Film Production Management How to Budget, Organize and Successfully Shoot your Film

This new and updated fourth edition of Film Production Management provides a step-by-step guide on how to budget, organize and successfully shoot a film and get it onto the big screen. Whether you are a film student or film production...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/10/2017

Film Production Management How to Budget, Organize and Successfully Shoot your Film by Bastian Cleve Film Production Management How to Budget, Organize and Successfully Shoot your Film

This new and updated fourth edition of Film Production Management provides a step-by-step guide on how to budget, organize and successfully shoot a film and get it onto the big screen. Whether you are a film student or film production...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/10/2017

Star Trek Beyond The Makeup Artistry of Joel Harlow by Joe Nazzaro Star Trek Beyond The Makeup Artistry of Joel Harlow

Star Trek: Beyond: The Makeup Artistry of Joel Harlow presents the extraordinary work done by Oscar-winning make-up artist Joel Harlow and his crew on the 2016 blockbuster film. Featuring fascinating pencil sketches, stunning concept art and beautiful photography.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Screen Production Research Creative Practice as a Mode of Enquiry by Craig Batty Screen Production Research Creative Practice as a Mode of Enquiry

Aimed at students and educators across all levels of Higher Education, this agenda-setting book defines what screen production research is and looks like-and by doing so celebrates creative practice as an important pursuit in the contemporary academic landscape.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2017

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Virtual Reality Filmmaking Techniques & Best Practices for VR Filmmakers by Celine Tricart, Bernard Mendiburu Virtual Reality Filmmaking Techniques & Best Practices for VR Filmmakers
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Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2017

Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup 2 by Tokyo SFX Makeup Workshop Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup 2

A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup Volume 2 incorporates a variety of supernatural and sci-fi character and creature designs, from zombies to dark fantasy, with step-by-step tutorials and materials guides, as well as an extended gallery section showcasing work...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/12/2017

Production Design for Period Films From Fantasy to Reality by Simona Migliotti Auerbach Production Design for Period Films From Fantasy to Reality


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2018

Production Design Visual Magic by Peg McClellan Production Design Visual Magic

Production Design: Visual Magic is a hands-on guide to the craft of production design and art direction, told from inside the craft by author Peg McClellan. You will learn the basics of the job responsibilities and the setup of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Production Design Visual Magic by Peg McClellan Production Design Visual Magic

Production Design: Visual Magic is a hands-on guide to the craft of production design and art direction, told from inside the craft by author Peg McClellan. You will learn the basics of the job responsibilities and the setup of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Other books in this genre

Music Rights Unveiled A Filmmaker's Guide to Music Rights and Licensing by Brooke Wentz, Maryam Soleiman Music Rights Unveiled A Filmmaker's Guide to Music Rights and Licensing
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Music Rights Unveiled provides an inside look at the complex world of music rights for film and video and includes step-by-step guidance to navigate these tricky waters. Authors Brooke Wentz and Maryam Battaglia share their decades of expertise in this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Music Rights Unveiled A Filmmaker's Guide to Music Rights and Licensing by Brooke Wentz, Maryam Soleiman Music Rights Unveiled A Filmmaker's Guide to Music Rights and Licensing
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Music Rights Unveiled provides an inside look at the complex world of music rights for film and video and includes step-by-step guidance to navigate these tricky waters. Authors Brooke Wentz and Maryam Battaglia share their decades of expertise in this...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

The Art of Illusion Production Design for Film and Television by Terry Ackland-Snow, Wendy Laybourn The Art of Illusion Production Design for Film and Television
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Film production is a highly creative and collaborative industry, full of multi-skilled artists and craftsmen. The fast-moving pace of technology makes it hard to keep abreast of current practices in production design. However, the ethos and skills behind filmmaking remain...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/09/2017

Hollywood Soundscapes Film Sound Style, Craft and Production in the Classical Era by Helen Hanson Hollywood Soundscapes Film Sound Style, Craft and Production in the Classical Era

The technical crafts of sound in classical Hollywood cinema have, until recently, remained largely `unsung' by histories of the studio era. Yet film sound - voice, music and sound effects - is a crucial aspect of film style and has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2017

Hollywood Soundscapes Film Sound Style, Craft and Production in the Classical Era by Helen Hanson Hollywood Soundscapes Film Sound Style, Craft and Production in the Classical Era

The technical crafts of sound in classical Hollywood cinema have, until recently, remained largely `unsung' by histories of the studio era. Yet film sound - voice, music and sound effects - is a crucial aspect of film style and has...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

Grammar of the Shot by Christopher J. Bowen, Roy Thompson Grammar of the Shot
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The newly-revised and updated fourth edition of Grammar of the Shot teaches readers the principles behind successful visual communication in motion media through shot composition, screen direction, depth cues, lighting, camera movement, and shooting for editing. Many general practices are...
Format: Paperback - Released: 18/07/2017

Shooting Better Movies The Student Filmmakers Guide by Paul Dudbridge Shooting Better Movies The Student Filmmakers Guide


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2017

Set Lighting Technician's Handbook Film Lighting Equipment, Practice, and Electrical Distribution by Harry C. Box Set Lighting Technician's Handbook Film Lighting Equipment, Practice, and Electrical Distribution

Comprehensive. Detailed. Practical. Set Lighting Technician's Handbook, Fourth Edition, is a friendly, hands-on manual covering the day-to-day practices, equipment, and tricks of the trade essential to anyone doing motion picture lighting, including the lamp operator, rigging crew, gaffer, best boy,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/07/2017

Grammar of the Edit by Christopher J. Bowen, Roy Thompson Grammar of the Edit
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Rev. ed. of: Grammar of the edit / Christopher J. Bowen, Roy Thompson. third edition, 2013.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Grammar of the Edit by Christopher J. Bowen, Roy Thompson Grammar of the Edit
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Tell more effective visual stories by learning the grammar of cinematic language with this elegant, accessible reference. The fourth edition of Grammar of the Edit gives you the answers to the all-important questions of when to cut and why, and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/07/2017

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