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2019 Filmmaking Titles for Review

Please find below a list of recently published Filmmaking titles. If you would like to receive a copy for review, please complete our online form.

February 2019

  • The Collaborative Art of Filmmaking

    From Script to Screen, 3rd Edition

    By Linda Seger

    The Collaborative Art of Filmmaking: From Script to Screen explores what goes into the making of Hollywood’s greatest motion pictures. Join veteran script consultant Linda Seger as she examines contemporary and classic screenplays on their perilous journey from script to screen. This fully revised…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge

  • Television Development

    How Hollywood Creates New TV Series, 1st Edition

    By Bob Levy

    Development is a large and central part of the American TV industry, and yet the details of how it works – who makes development decisions and why, where ideas for new shows come from, even basics like the differences between what TV studios and TV networks do – remain elusive to many. In…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

December 2018- January 2019

  • Independent Female Filmmakers

    A Chronicle through Interviews, Profiles, and Manifestos, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Meek

    Independent Female Filmmakers collects original and previously published essays, interviews, and manifestos from some of the most defining and groundbreaking independent female filmmakers of the last 40 years. Featuring material from the seminal magazine The Independent Film and Video…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Cinematography

    Learning Through Practice, 1st Edition

    By Tania Hoser

    Introduction to Cinematography offers a practical, stage-by-stage guide to the creative and technical foundations of cinematography. Building from a skills-based approach focused on professional practice, cinematographer and author Tania Hoser provides a step-by-step introduction for both…

    Paperback – 2018-12-28
    Routledge

  • Typography and Motion Graphics: The 'Reading-Image'

    1st Edition

    By Michael Betancourt

    In his latest book, Michael Betancourt explores the nature and role of typography in motion graphics as a way to consider its distinction from static design using the concept of the ‘reading-image’ to model the ways that motion typography dramatizes the process of reading and audience recognition…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media Theory and Practice

November 2018

  • The Technique of Film and Video Editing

    History, Theory, and Practice, 6th Edition

    By Ken Dancyger

    This updated sixth edition of The Technique of Film and Video Editing provides a detailed, precise look at the artistic and aesthetic principles and practices of editing for both picture and sound. Ken Dancyger puts into context the storytelling choices an editor will have to make against a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge

September - October 2018

  • Introduction to Cinematography

    Learning Through Practice, 1st Edition

    By Tania Hoser

    Introduction to Cinematography offers a practical, stage-by-stage guide to the creative and technical foundations of cinematography. Building from a skills-based approach focused on professional practice, cinematographer and author Tania Hoser provides a step-by-step introduction for both…

    Paperback – 2018-12-28
    Routledge

  • On Screen Writing

    1st Edition

    By Edward Dmytryk

    With On Screen Writing, director Edward Dmytryk offers a clear, methodical overview of the needs, practices, and problems of screenwriting, including extensive coverage of adaptation. Written In an informal, anecdotal style and using script examples from Hollywood classics, Dmytryk presents a…

    Paperback – 2018-10-09
    Routledge
    Edward Dmytryk: On Filmmaking

  • Cinema: Concept & Practice

    1st Edition

    By Edward Dmytryk

    In this unique study of the process of filmmaking, director Edward Dmytryk blends abstract film theory and the practical realities of feature film production to provide an artful and elegant analysis of the conceptual foundations of filmmaking and film studies. Dmytryk explores the technical…

    Paperback – 2018-10-06
    Routledge
    Edward Dmytryk: On Filmmaking

  • On Film Editing

    An Introduction to the Art of Film Construction, 1st Edition

    By Edward Dmytryk

    In On Film Editing, director Edward Dmytryk explains, in clear and engaging terms, the principles of film editing. Using examples and anecdotes from almost five decades in the film industry, Dmytryk offers a masterclass in film and video editing. Written in an informal, "how-to-do-it" style,…

    Paperback – 2018-10-06
    Routledge
    Edward Dmytryk: On Filmmaking

  • On Screen Directing

    1st Edition

    By Edward Dmytryk

    With On Screen Directing, renowned filmmaker Edward Dmytryk distills a lifetime of experience as a director into a dozen short essays on the craft of directing, spanning every stage of the filmmaking process, from screenwriting, preproduction, and casting to set design, postproduction, and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-06
    Routledge
    Edward Dmytryk: On Filmmaking

  • On Screen Acting

    An Introduction to the Art of Acting for the Screen, 1st Edition

    By Edward Dmytryk, Jean Porter Dmytryk

    With On Screen Acting, director Edward Dmytryk and actress Jean Porter Dmytryk offer a lively dialogue between director and actress about the principles and practice of screen acting for film and television. Informal and anecdotal in style, the book spans auditioning, casting, rehearsal, and on-set…

    Paperback – 2018-10-04
    Routledge
    Edward Dmytryk: On Filmmaking

  • Critical Approaches to TV and Film Set Design

    1st Edition

    By Geraint D'Arcy

    The analysis of scenic design in film and television is often neglected, with visual design elements relegated to part of the mise-en-scène in cinema or simply as "wallpaper" in television. Critical Approaches to TV and Film Set Design positions itself from the audience perspective to explore how…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge

  • Changing Direction: A Practical Approach to Directing Actors in Film and Theatre

    Foreword by Ang Lee, 2nd Edition

    By Lenore DeKoven

    The second edition of this elegant and accessible primer offers a helpful reference and resource for directing actors in film, television, and theatre, useful to directors, actors, and writers. Combining underlying theory with dozens of exercises designed to reveal the actor's craft, Lenore DeKoven…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Media Distribution

    Film, Television, and New Media, 1st Edition

    By Scott Kirkpatrick

    Introduction to Media Distribution offers a clear, direct and comprehensive overview of the entire film, television and new media distribution business, valuable to both students and professionals. In this book, author Scott Kirkpatrick draws from over a decade of personal experience in the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge