Making Movies

For in this book, Sidney Lumet, one of our most consistently acclaimed directors, gives us both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture.

Making Movies

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Making Movies
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Sidney Lumet
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-01 - Publisher: Vintage

Why does a director choose a particular script? What must they do in order to keep actors fresh and truthful through take after take of a single scene? How do you stage a shootout—involving more than one hundred extras and three colliding taxis—in the heart of New York’s diamond district?
Making Movies on Your Own
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Kevin J. Lindenmuth
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-07-01 - Publisher: McFarland

You see them on the video shelves, with titles such as Domestic Strangers, The Bride of Frank, The Blood Between Us, Strawberry Estates and Sandman. Skeptically, perhaps, you rent one and slip it into the VCR. Hey, you think, this isn't so bad--sometimes actually quite good. Suddenly, you discover that
Action! Making Movies
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Sarah Garza
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-01 - Publisher: Teacher Created Materials

Action! With this entertaining nonfiction book, readers are taken behind the scenes to find out what is needed to make a film. From the director to the actor, the director of photography to the costume designer, children will be fascinated to learn about the various aspects of motion pictures. With
Making Movies
Language: en
Pages: 114
Authors: Roy Severin
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Author House

Chad Sparks is a twelve-year-old boy living an ordinary life when a friend shows him a newspaper advertisement. Its words call out to him: Movie Tryouts Boys and girls ages 10 to 15 wanted. Now casting for extras in a new Ninja movie. Chad isn t just obsessed with movies,
Making Movies
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Mansel Jones
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-20 - Publisher: Goylake Publishing

In March 1977 teenager and wannabe movie star Laura Marsh disappeared. A year later two men were desperate to find her. On behalf of her parents private detective Max Gwyther was pounding the seedy streets of Cardiff looking for Laura. Meanwhile Dutch crime lord Jan van Leer also had designs