Applied Media: Filmmaking and Postproduction

  • National Association of Broadcasters Engineering Handbook book cover

    National Association of Broadcasters Engineering Handbook

    11th Edition

    Edited by Garrison C. Cavell

    The NAB Engineering Handbook is the definitive resource for broadcast engineers. It provides in-depth information about each aspect of the broadcast chain from audio and video contribution through an entire broadcast facility all the way to the antenna. New topics include Ultra High Definition…

    Hardback – 2017-07-06 
    Focal Press

  • The Corporate Media Toolkit: Advanced Techniques for Producers, Writers and Directors book cover

    The Corporate Media Toolkit

    Advanced Techniques for Producers, Writers and Directors

    By Ray DiZazzo

    The Corporate Media Toolkit offers corporate writers, producers and directors an accessibly-written, hands-on guide to practical techniques important in producing high-quality, nuanced work in a corporate environment. Exploring each phase of media development—project inception, client interactions,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-27 
    Focal Press

  • How to Work the Film & TV Markets: A Guide for Content Creators book cover

    How to Work the Film & TV Markets

    A Guide for Content Creators

    By Heather Hale

    How to Work the Film & TV Markets by Heather Hale takes independent filmmakers, television and digital content creators on a virtual tour of the entertainment industry’s trade shows—the circulatory system of the entire global media landscape. This book highlights the most significant annual…

    Paperback – 2017-06-22 
    Focal Press

  • Book of Sides II

    2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors

    By Dave Kost

    Book of Sides II: 2-Page Original Scenes for Actors and Directors is the second book in the Book of Sides series by Dave Kost, featuring original, two-page, two-character scenes for use in acting, directing, and auditioning classes. While shorter than the traditional 3 to 6 page scenes commonly…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21 
    Focal Press

  • Screenwriting for Profit

    Writing for the Global Marketplace

    By Andrew Stevens

    Screenwriting for Profit: Writing for the Global Marketplace teaches readers how global trends define the marketplace for saleable screenplays in key international territories as well as the domestic market. Veteran writer, producer, and director Andrew Stevens gives you the insider edge you need…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14 
    Focal Press

  • Editing and Montage in International Film and Video: Theory and Technique book cover

    Editing and Montage in International Film and Video

    Theory and Technique

    By Luís Fernando Morales Morante

    Editing and Montage in International Film and Video presents a theoretical and practical approach to the art of editing. In this book, Luís Fernando Morales Morante explores the international history, technology, theory, practical techniques, psychology, and cognitive effects of editing across a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31 
    Focal Press

  • Hollywood Drive: What it Takes to Break in, Hang in & Make it in the Entertainment Industry book cover

    Hollywood Drive

    What it Takes to Break in, Hang in & Make it in the Entertainment Industry, 2nd Edition

    By Eve Light Honthaner

    Hollywood Drive: What it Takes to Break in, Hang in & Make it in the Entertainment Industry is the essential guide to starting and succeeding at a career in film and TV. The completely updated second edition features new interviews with industry professionals, information about the changing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23 
    Focal Press

  • Investing in Movies: Strategies for Investors and Producers book cover

    Investing in Movies

    Strategies for Investors and Producers

    By Joseph N. Cohen

    Investing in Movies: Strategies for Investors and Producers is a useful guide for investors and producers looking for an analytical framework to assess the opportunities and pitfalls of film investments. The book traces macroeconomic trends and the globalization of the business, as well as the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16 
    Focal Press

  • Synchronization and Title Sequences

    Audio-Visual Semiosis in Motion Graphics

    By Michael Betancourt

    Michael Betancourt is a theorist, historian, and artist concerned with digital technology and capitalist ideology. He is the author of The ____________ Manifesto, The History of Motion Graphics, Beyond Spatial Montage, Glitch Art in Theory and Practice, Semiotics and Title Sequences, and The…

    Hardback – 2017-05-16 
    Focal Press
    Routledge Studies in Media Theory and Practice

  • The Heart of the Film: Writing Love Stories in Screenplays book cover

    The Heart of the Film

    Writing Love Stories in Screenplays

    By Cynthia Whitcomb

    Most movies include a love story, whether it is the central story or a subplot, and knowing how to write a believable relationship is essential to any writer's skill set. Discover the rules and laws of nature at play in a compelling love story and learn and master them. Broken into four…

    Paperback – 2017-05-04 
    Focal Press

  • The Practical Guide to Documentary Editing: Techniques for TV and Film book cover

    The Practical Guide to Documentary Editing

    Techniques for TV and Film

    By Sam Billinge

    The Practical Guide to Documentary Editing sets out the techniques, the systems and the craft required to edit compelling professional documentary television and film. Working stage by stage through the postproduction process, author Sam Billinge explores project organization, assembling rushes,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-03 
    Focal Press

  • The Hand that Holds the Camera

    Interviews with Women Film and Video Directors

    By Lynn Fieldman Miller

    Images of girls and women in books, ads, films and on television influence the way that girls and women see themselves. This book, considering it important that women control the images in these powerful media, interviews seven female film and video makers and questions their thoughts on their…

    Paperback – 2017-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

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