πŸ“’ Author : Steven Douglas Katz
πŸ“’ Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1991
πŸ“’ Pages : 366
πŸ“’ ISBN : 0941188108
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : An instant classic since its debut in 1991, Film Directing: Shot By Shot and its famous blue cover is one of the most well-known books on directing in the business, and is a favorite of professional directors as an on-set quick reference guide.


πŸ“’ Author : Nicholas Proferes
πŸ“’ Publisher : CRC Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2012-08-06
πŸ“’ Pages : 336
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781136069420
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : 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 led through specific techniques to analyze and translate its components into a visual story. A sample screenplay is included that explicates the techniques. The book assumes no knowledge and thus introduces basic concepts and terminology. Appropriate for screenwriters, aspiring directors and filmmakers, Film Directing Fundamentals helps filmmakers bring their story to life on screen.


πŸ“’ Author : Bethany Rooney
πŸ“’ Publisher : CRC Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2016-04-14
πŸ“’ Pages : 382
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781317359234
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : 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, Second Edition offers rare insight and advice straight from two A-list television directors whose credits include NCIS, NCIS New Orleans, Nashville, Criminal Minds and many more. Here, in one volume, learn everything you need to know to become an excellent director, not merely a good one. Covering everything through prep, shoot, and post, the authors offer practical instruction on how to craft a creative vision, translate a script into a visual story, establish and maintain the look and feel of a television show or film, lead the cast and crew, keep a complex operation running on time and on budget, and effectively oversee editing and post-production. Directors Tell the Story provides behind-the-scenes access to the secrets of successful directors, as well as exercises that use original scripted material. This newly updated edition features: All-new "From the Experts" sections with insider info known only to working professionals Profiles of top film and TV luminaries with advice and tips Additional β€žHow I Got My First Job" stories from directors currently in the trenches Useful instruction to help you put directing techniques into practice A companion website featuring directing tutorials and video interviews with the authors Bethany Rooney has directed over two hundred episodes of prime-time network shows, including NCIS, The Originals, Nashville, NCIS New Orleans, and Criminal Minds. She teaches the Warner Brothers Directing Workshop and serves on numerous committees at the Directors Guild of America. Mary Lou Belli is a two-time Emmy Award winning producer, writer, and director as well as the author of two books. She directed NCIS New Orleans, Monk, Hart of Dixie, The Game, Girlfriends, and The Wizards of Waverly Place. She teaches directing at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts.


πŸ“’ Author : Steven D. Katz
πŸ“’ Publisher :
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2004
πŸ“’ Pages : 362
πŸ“’ ISBN : UOM:39015061137223
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : The book uses extensive illustrations to explain how to create extended sequence shots, elaborate moving camera choreography, and tracking shots with multiple story points.


πŸ“’ Author : David K. Irving
πŸ“’ Publisher : McFarland
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2014-01-10
πŸ“’ Pages : 191
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9780786456253
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : Current and aspiring film directors can make their job easier by studying the 10 directing fundamentals outlined in detail in this book. The first five chapters are practical in nature: a successful director must first have a screenplay, a cast, a crew, a budget, and good health. The final five address the psychology of directing, including the development of craft, command, pace, luck, and β€œchutzpah,” which the author defines as β€œboldness coupled with extreme self-confidence.” Instructors considering this book for use in a course may request an examination copy here.


πŸ“’ Author : Nicholas T Proferes
πŸ“’ Publisher : Taylor & Francis
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2017-07-06
πŸ“’ Pages :
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781351683128
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category :

SYNOPSIS : Film Directing Fundamentals gives the novice director an organic methodology for realizing on-screen the full dramatic possibility of a screenplay. Unique among directing books, Nicholas Proferes provides clear-cut ways to translate a script to the screen. Using the script as a blueprint, the reader is led through specific techniques to analyze and translate its components into a visual story. A sample screenplay is included that explicates the techniques discussed. Written for both students and entry-level professionals, the book assumes no knowledge and introduces basic concepts and terminology. Appropriate for screenwriters, aspiring directors and filmmakers, Film Directing Fundamentals helps filmmakers bring their story to life on screen. This fourth edition is updated with a new foreword by Student Academy Award-winner Jimmy Keyrouz, who studied with author Nicholas Proferes, as well as an enhanced companion website by Laura J. Medina, available at www.routledge.com/cw/proferes, which features new supplemental material for both instructors and students, including two new analyses of contemporary films-Wendy and Lucy (2008) and Moonlight (2016)-study questions, suggested assignments and exercises, as well as the instructor's manual written by Proferes in 2008.


πŸ“’ Author : Michael Rabiger
πŸ“’ Publisher : Taylor & Francis
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2013-04-02
πŸ“’ Pages : 560
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781136042492
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics is a comprehensive manual that teaches the essentials of filmmaking from the perspective of the director. Ideal for film production and directing classes, as well as for aspiring and current directors, Directing covers all phases of preproduction and production, from idea development to final cut. Thoroughly covering the basics, Directing guides the reader to professional standards of expression and control, and goes to the heart of what makes a director. The book outlines a great deal of practical work to meet this goal, with projects, exercises. The third edition emphasizes the connection between knowing and doing, with every principle realizable through projects and exercises. Much has been enhanced and expanded, notably: aspects of dramaturgy; beats and dramatic units; pitching stories and selling one's work; the role of the entrepreneurial producer; and the dangers of embedded moral values. Checklists are loaded with practical recommendations for action, and outcomes assessment tables help the reader honestly gauge his or her progress. Entirely new chapters present: preproduction procedures; production design; script breakdown; procedures and etiquette on the set; shooting location sound; continuity; and working with a composer. The entire book is revised to capitalize on the advantages offered by the revolutionary shift to digital filmmaking.


πŸ“’ Author : John Gallagher
πŸ“’ Publisher : ABC-CLIO
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1989-01-01
πŸ“’ Pages : 302
πŸ“’ ISBN : 0275932729
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Language Arts & Disciplines

SYNOPSIS : Michael Cimino, Ulu Grosbard, Ted Kotcheff, Adrian Lyne, John Milius, Alan Parker, Mark Rydell, Susan Seidelman, Joan Micklin Silver, James Toback, Francois Truffaut, and Wim Wenders discuss their approach to film


πŸ“’ Author : Lubomir Kocka
πŸ“’ Publisher : Vernon Press
πŸ“’ Release Date : 2018-01-31
πŸ“’ Pages : 446
πŸ“’ ISBN : 9781622732883
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category : Performing Arts

SYNOPSIS : This book is a β€œdirecting-altering book” as it provides high-quality learning resources that encourage and challenge film enthusiasts, aspiring directors, film students, and professionals to strive for new levels of excellence and impact in their film directing, television directing, and new media directing. This book puts forward a well-informed and innovative discussion of critical director’s choices that have not previously been considered by existing texts on film and television directing. This book presents a wide range of directorial concepts and directing exercises that include: β€’ Psycho-physiological regularities in left-right/right-left orientation transferred to a shot design. How directors can manipulate the viewer’s perception of a character and of the journey they are on using screen direction. β€’ Methodology and visual strategy for rendering a scene based on character perspective. β€’ The directorial concept of emotional manipulation. β€’ Demystifying the 180-degree rule.


πŸ“’ Author : Deborah S. Patz
πŸ“’ Publisher :
πŸ“’ Release Date : 1997
πŸ“’ Pages : 263
πŸ“’ ISBN : 0941188248
πŸ“’ Available Language : English, Spanish, And French
πŸ“’ Category :

SYNOPSIS :