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Directing the documentary

Author: Michael Rabiger
Publisher: Burlington, MA : : Focal Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Rabiger
ISBN: 9780415719308 0415719305
OCLC Number: 905312804
Description: xxxv, 535 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: The Director's Role; Defining Your Artistic Identity; Developing Your Story Ideas; Proposing and Pitching a Short Documentary; Documentary Language; Elements and Grammar; Research; Developing a Crew; Camera Equipment; Lighting; Location Sound; Directing; Editing: From Start to Viewing the First Assembly; Editing: The Process of Refinement; Editing: From Fin Cut to Sound Mix; Titles and Acknowledgements; Point of View and the Storyteller; Dramatic Development, Time, and Story Structure; Form, Control, and Style; Reenactment, Reconstuction, and Docudrama; Advanced Research; Values, Ethics and Choices; Proposing an Advanced Documentary; Preparing to Direct; Optics; Advanced Cameras and Equipment; Advanced Location Sound; Organization, Crew, and Procedures; Advanced Directing; Conducting and Shooting Interviews; Transcript to Film Script; Creating Narration; Using Music and Working with a Composer; Editing: Refinements and Structural Problems; Education; From School to Film Industry; NEW CHAPTER; NEW CHAPTER
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