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Film directing fundamentals : see your film before shooting

Author: Nicholas T Proferes
Publisher: Burlington, MA : Elsevier/Focal Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Proferes, Nicholas T.
Film directing fundamentals.
Burlington, MA : Elsevier/Focal Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2008004594
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas T Proferes
ISBN: 0240809408 9780240809403 9781136069413 1136069410 9780080927541 0080927548
OCLC Number: 432429229
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 317 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Front Cover; Film Directing Fundamentals; Copyright Page; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part One: Film Language And A Directing Methodology; Part Two: Making Your Film; Part Three: Organizing Action In An Action Scene; Part Four: Organizing Action In A Narrative Scene; Part Five: Learning The Craft Through Film Analysis; Bibliography; Index.
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Gives the novice director an organic methodology for realizing on the screen the full dramatic possibility of a screenplay. This book provides ways to translate a script to the screen. It is suitable  Read more...

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"Just bring your talent, add a touch of luck, and the rest you will find in this book." - Milos Forman, film director (One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Amadeus, The People vs. Larry Flynt) "Nick Read more...

 
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