Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video, Fifth Edition is the definitive book on the subject for the serious film student or beginning filmmaker. Its unique two-fold approach looks at filmmaking from the perspectives of both the producer and director, and clearly explains how their separate roles must work together to create a successful short film or video. Through extensive examples from award-winning shorts and insightful interviews, you will learn about common challenges the filmmakers encountered during each step of filmmaking process-from preproduction to production, postproduction, and distribution-and the techniques they used to overcome them.
In celebrating this book's twentieth anniversary, this edition has been updated to include:
- Two all-new, in-depth cases studies of esteemed short films-Memory Lane and the Academy Award-winning God of Love
- A revised chapter progression that reinforces the significance of the actor - director relationship
- Interviews with the filmmakers integrated alongside the text, as well as new images and behind-the-scenes coverage of production processes
- Revamped sections on current financing strategies, postproduction workflows, and the wide variety of distribution platforms now available to filmmakers
- A "Where are They Now" appendix featuring updates on the original filmmakers covered in the first edition
- An expanded companion website (www.focalpress.com/cw/rea) containing useful forms and information on distributors, grants and financing sources, film and video festivals, film schools, internet sources for short works, and professional associations
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|Size: ||17.3 MB|
|Publisher: ||Focal Press|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781317908746 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|