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Rosenthal, Alan

Overview
Works: 11 works in 37 publications in 1 language and 1,240 library holdings
Genres: Music 
Roles: Author, Arranger
Classifications: PN1995.9.D6, 070.18
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Alan Rosenthal
From Chariots of fire to The king's speech : writing biopics and docudramas by Alan Rosenthal( )
4 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over the past decade, movie audiences have become hungry for films based on real people and historical events. Never was this more evident than during the best-picture showdown between The King's Speech and The Social Network during the 2011 Academy Awards, a scene then repeated, with Argo, Lincoln and Zero Dark Thirty in the 2013 awards. While Hollywood moguls have come to recognize the box-office revenue and critical acclaim that accompany such films and are now fast-tracking many docudramas into theaters, there remains a need for more reality-based film scripts. In From "Chariots of Fire" t
Fore! by Huey Lewis( )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The way it is by Bruce Hornsby( )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asia by Asia (Musical group)( )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scenes from the southside by Bruce Hornsby( )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writing, directing, and producing documentary films and videos by Alan Rosenthal( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive guide for documentary filmmakers at all stages. In this third edition, in response to technological advances and the demands of cable television stations, Alan Rosenthal reconsiders how one approaches documentary filmmaking in the 21st century. Foregoing theory and hardware, Rosenthal tackles the day-to-day problems from initial concept through distribution, emphasizing the research and writing approach. He offers examples of interviewing, narration writing, and the complexities of editing. The text explains how to write, direct and produce the documentary, whether film or video. This third edition also covers nonlinear editing techniques, a complex budget example and its analysis, and a chapter on staying alive, which details how European and US stations approach documentary and how the Internet can help filmmakers find new markets. A new chapter has been added to stress the growing genre of family films
Writing, Directing, and Producing Documentary Films and Videos, Fourth Edition by Alan Rosenthal( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As Alan Rosenthal states in the preface to this new edition of his acclaimed resource for filmmakers, Writing, Directing, and Producing Documentary Films and Videos is "a book about storytelling-how to tell great and moving stories about fascinating people, whether they be villains or heroes." In response to technological advances and the growth of the documentary hybrid in the past five years, Rosenthal reconsiders how one approaches documentary filmmaking in the twenty-first century. Simply and clearly, he explains how to tackle day-to-day problems, from initial co
Hearts and bones by Paul Simon( )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abacab by Genesis (Musical group)( )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Writing docudrama : dramatizing reality for film and TV by Alan Rosenthal( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Celebrate! by Kool & the Gang( )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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