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Picture Yourself Directing a Movie: Step-by-Step Instruction for Short Films, Documentaries, and More, 1st Edition

Picture Yourself Dir…,9781598634891
  • AUTHORS: Nicholas - ©2008

  • ISBN10: 1-59863-489-5

  • ISBN13: 978-1-59863-489-1

Have you always wanted to make your own movie, but weren’t sure howto get started? Look no further–you hold in your hands the perfect guide for entering the exciting world of filmmaking. Picture Yourself Directing a Movie provides a step-by-step look at the fundamental directing techniques and principles you need to know to make your film idea a reality. Using an easy-to-follow format illustrated with numerous full-color photos, Picture Yourself Directing a Movie walks you through the process of effectively visualizing your script, composing quality shots, staging scenes, and working with actors. You’ll also learn to tell your visual story with maximum impact through proper camera placement and movement. Unlike other books on filmmaking, Picture Yourself Directing a Movie steers clear of difficult-to-understand industry jargon and never gets overly technical. It’s simply a guide to producing a quality amateur film from start to finish–with the added bonus that you’re being taught the tricks of the trade by a successful Hollywood director and screenwriter!

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  • ISBN10: 1598634895

  • ISBN13: 9781598634891

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