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There are an awful lot of film industry books out there but if you’re trying to build a career, you need solid information. And many of them really are awful. We’ve gone through hundreds of books on financing, casting, budgeting, editing, writing and shooting to bring you those which we believe are the most useful and on-point. We are constantly adding to our library to include every facet of the industry from pre-production to distribution so that when you have questions, you’ll know where to find the best answers.
It’s one thing to learn from a single point of view — be it a screenwriting guru, professor, instructor, or award-winning screenwriter. This book offers screenwriters the chance to learn from many of
While there are many books in this list that talk about the craft and business of screenwriting, not all of them talk about how to pitch your screenplay and how to handle the professional space. If th
John Truby shares his screenwriting secrets in this book that outlines 22 steps to becoming a master storyteller. He’s known for his compelling scripts and a few of Hollywood’s more successful films,
One of the most memorable writers, William Goldman once said, “The single most important fact, perhaps, of the entire movie industry: NOBODY KNOWS ANYTHING. Not one person knows for a certainty what’s
In this new and updated ultimate filmmaker’s guide, Louise Levison gives you easy-to-use steps for writing an investor-winning business plan for a feature film, including: A comprehensive explanati
In the Blink of an Eye is editor Walter Murch's essay of film editing. Starting with what might seem to be the most basic editing question - Why do cuts work? - he treats the reader to a marvelous "ri