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American Film Institute

Overview
Works: 725 works in 1,280 publications in 1 language and 21,491 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Biography  Drama  Documentary television programs  Periodicals  Documentary films  Biographical television programs  Catalogs  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: pre, Other, Editor, prn
Classifications: PN1995.9.P7, 791.43
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The films of Spike Lee by Robert J Emery( visu )
86 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 3,334 libraries worldwide
Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, Joel Schumacher talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work
American film ( serial )
in English and held by 1,391 libraries worldwide
"Journal of the film and television arts."
Visions of light by Arnold Glassman( visu )
36 editions published between 1992 and 2006 in English and held by 1,111 libraries worldwide
The story of cinematography as seen through the lenses of the world's greatest filmmakers and captured in classic scenes from over 125 immortal movies
The American Film Institute catalog of motion pictures produced in the United States by American Film Institute( Book )
34 editions published between 1971 and 1999 in English and held by 1,007 libraries worldwide
The American Film Institute desk reference by American Film Institute( Book )
10 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 878 libraries worldwide
Presented by the American Film Institute, the nation's preeminent organization dedicated to advancing and preserving the art of the moving image, this is the most comprehensive reference book on filmmaking ever published. Providing detailed information on the world of film, its history and its personalities, this single volume is loaded with enough facts and trivia to satisfy any movie buff
Conversations with the great moviemakers of Hollywood's golden age at the American Film Institute by Jr., George Stevens( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 825 libraries worldwide
A collection of interviews with some of the world's leading directors, producers, cinematographers, and screenwriters provides a revealing glimpse of the art of filmmaking
Directing the film : film directors on their art by Eric Sherman( Book )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 762 libraries worldwide
Writing great screenplays for film and TV by Dona Cooper( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Specially created by a top television program director and instructor at the AFI film school, this unique handbook will guide you through every step of the screenwriting process, including structuring the plot, developing characters, crafting the screenplay, and selling it to studios and producers. Professional, practical, and authoritative, this outstanding reference can be your key to an exciting screenwriting career!
The American film heritage; impressions from the American Film Institute archives by Tom Shales( Book )
6 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the great moviemakers : the next generation ( Book )
7 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Collects American Film Institute conversations with filmmakers from the 1950s to today, including Steven Spielberg, Nora Ephron, and George Lucas
Filmmakers on filmmaking : the American Film Institute seminars on motion pictures and television ( Book )
7 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 505 libraries worldwide
The tell-tale heart by Edgar Allan Poe( visu )
9 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
A murderer recounts the bizarre details of his crimes against "the old man with the evil eye."
Directors life behind the camera ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Made in cooperation with the American Film Institute, this set features thirty-three legendary directors discussing the art of filmmaking in intimate detail, drawing on their in-depth knowledge drawn from their own careers in films. Culled from over 300 hours of interviews, this presentation is interactive, allowing instant access to a single director, or to an entire topic involving all directors. Also included are film clips, interviews with guest actors and industry veterans, and biographies and interesting facts about each director
Filmfacts ( serial )
in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
AFI's 100 years, 100 songs : America's greatest music in the movies ( score )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 289 libraries worldwide
The Horse dealer's daughter ( visu )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 239 libraries worldwide
A haunting short story of a young woman's search for identity. Taken for granted by her brothers after the death of her father, she struggles with an uncertain future -- discovering her own self worth through the eyes of the young town doctor
Directed by John Ford ( visu )
5 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
Reviews the achievements of director John Ford in a series of reminiscences by Ford's actors
Five Easy Pieces by Bob Rafelson( visu )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
Presently working in an oil field, talented pianist Robert Dupea spends most of his free time downing beers, playing poker and being noncommittal with his sexy but witless girlfriend Rayette. But when he is summoned to his father's deathbed, Dupea returns home with Rayette, where he meets and falls for a sophisticated woman. Now caught between his conflicting lifestyles, the gifted but troubled Dupea must face issues that will change his life forever
Getting started in film ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1996 in English and held by 223 libraries worldwide
The films of Rob Reiner by Rob Reiner( visu )
4 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Through in-depth interviews, behind the scenes footage and clips from his films, Rob Reiner talks about the ideas, influences, motivations, struggles and successes behind his work
 
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Alternative Names
AFI
American Film Institute filmschool in de Verenigde Staten
Američki filmski institut
Amerika Film İnstitutu
Amerikai Filmintézet
Amerikan Film Enstitüsü
Amerikas Kinoinstitūts
Amerikos kino institutas
Det amerikanske filminstituttet
Film Institute
Film Institute United States
Institutul American de Film
John Fitzgerald Kennedy center for the performing arts
John Fitzgerald Kennedy center for the performing arts Washington, D.C. American film institute
Lembaga Film Amerika
Viện phim Mỹ
Washington (D.C.)
Αμερικανικό Ινστιτούτο Κινηματογράφου
Американски филмов институт
Американски Филмски Институт
Американский институт киноискусства
Американський інститут кіномистецтва
Амерички филмски институт
Амэрыканскі кінаінстытут
מכון הסרטים האמריקאי
بفا
معهد الفيلم الأمريكي
ए.एफ.आय. पुरस्कार
สถาบันภาพยนตร์อเมริกัน
미국 영화 연구소
アメリカン・フィルム・インスティチュート
美国电影学会
美國電影學會
Languages
English (295)
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