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In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing
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With 22 Screen Credits, 5 Sound Credits, and 2 Director Credits garnered over 45 plus years in the business, ‘In the Blink of an Eye’ is editor Walter Murch's comprehensive book on film editing.

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How to Shoot a Feature Film for Under $10,000 (And Not Go to Jail)
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With 6 Directing credits, 3 as a Producer and 2 for Writing, this ‘B’ list movie maker knows a thing or two about funding movies. It’s an easy, fun read, that addresses every budding filmmaker’s dilem

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Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics
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Providing inspiration for many readers world-wide, this comprehensive treatment on ‘how to’ has helped thousands of film makers realize their creative vision and produce well made films. Chock full of

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On Directing Film
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Screenwriter, playwright and movie director including; Things Change, State and Main and House of Games, Mamet, takes readers on a journey from writing the script to the cutting room floor and beyond,

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The Filmmaker's Handbook
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Originally published in 1984, the latest edition of ‘The Filmmaker’s Handbook’ has been updated and revised. Using today’s technologies, it includes digital filmmaking, and a much-expanded range of to

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She was appointed ‘Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire’ for her 50 plus years of service to drama. Add that to her Hollywood Walk of Fame Star, Best Actress Oscar for her role in Queen E

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His career began doing stand-up at a drive-in movie theater where the audience would honk their horns if they enjoyed his jokes. Some 50 career-building years later, Steve Martin can add, Comedian, Ac

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With a Best Director Oscar for ‘The Departed,’ 11 other Academy nominations, Three Emmy’s, Golden Globes, and BAFTA awards, Martin Scorsese’s list of industry-recognized achievements more than qualify

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It’s been said Shonda Rhimes had to do a Take 2 and start over when pitching Grey’s Anatomy. As they say in the trade, “You’ve come a long way baby.“ Original jitters far behind, since then Rhimes has

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With 50 excellence awards, 70 films to his credit, and 5 decades of hands-on experience, in Werner Herzog's Masterclass ‘Capture the Spectacular,' he shares the important lessons he has learned abou

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From writing his first screenplay on cocktail napkins to winning an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for penning ‘The Social Network,’ winner of 2 Golden Globes, 4 Emmy’s, 1 BAFTA award, and many mor

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With 2 Best Director Academy Awards, 4 Emmy’s, 2 Golden Globes, a Grammy, 7 BAFTA nominations to name a few, The National Medal of Arts, 2 Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and a starting at the ag

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