the complete film production handbook

The Complete Film Production Handbook
Author: Eve Light Honthaner
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2013-09-23
Pages: 496
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

This book is for working film/TV professionals and students alike. If you're a line producer, production manager, production supervisor, assistant director or production coordinator--the book has everything you'll need (including all the forms, contracts, releases and checklists) to set up and run a production--from finding a production office to turning over delivery elements. Even if you know what you're doing, you will be thrilled to find everything you need in one place. If you're not already working in film production, but think you'd like to be, read the book -- and then decide. If you choose to pursue this career path, you'll know what to expect, you'll be prepared, and you'll be ten steps ahead of everyone else just starting out. New topics and information in the fourth edition include: * Low-budget independent films, including documentaries and shorts * Information specific to television production and commercials * The industry's commitment to go green and how to do it * Coverage of new travel and shipping regulations * Updated information on scheduling, budgeting, deal memos, music clearances, communications, digital production, and new forms throughout

The Guerilla Film Makers Handbook And The Film Producers Toolkit
Author: Chris Jones
Publisher: Burns & Oates
Release Date: 1996
Pages: 448
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Guerilla Film Makers Handbook and Producers Toolkit is the ultimate guide to low-budget movie-making in the UK and around the world. It contains three major sections:. Anatomy of a Movie - A step-by-step guide to all aspects of production, from copyright law to casting agents, direction to distribution, cash sources to stunts. We ask the questions to which, YOU, the Producer, need to know the answers.

The Film Director Prepares
Author: Myrl A. Schreibman
Publisher: Lone Eagle
Release Date: 2010-05-26
Pages: 256
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

• Insider author gives no-nonsense advice • Required reading for film students, educators, anyone interested in film From script analysis to post production, here is the all-inclusive guide to directing for film and television. Written by noted director-producer Myrl Schreibman, The Film Director Prepares offers practical insights on filmmaking, using real-life examples directors won’t learn in school. With topics including working with actors, using the camera to tell a story, setting mood, staging, maintaining performance levels, covering shots, and directing for different mediums, The Film Director Prepares will leave new directors truly prepared for their careers. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Filmmaker S Handbook
Author: Steven Ascher
Publisher: Penguin
Release Date: 2012-11-27
Pages: 832
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The fifth edition of the authoritative guide to producing, directing, shooting, editing, and distributing your video or film. Whether you aspire to be a great filmmaker yourself or are looking for movie gifts, this comprehensive guide to filmmaking is the first step in turning a hobby into a career. Widely acknowledged as the “bible” of video and film production, and used in courses around the world, The Filmmaker’s Handbook is now updated with the latest advances in HD and digital formats. For students and teachers, professionals and novices, this indispensable handbook covers all aspects of movie making. • Techniques for making dramatic features, documentaries, corporate, broadcast, and experimental videos and films • Shooting with DSLRs, video, film, and digital cinema cameras • In-depth coverage of lenses, lighting, sound recording, editing, and mixing • Understanding HDR, RAW, Log, 4K, UHD, and other formats • The business aspects of funding and producing your project • Getting your movie shown in theaters, on television, streaming services, and online

Independent Film Producing
Author: Suzanne Lyons
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2012-08-06
Pages: 256
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Indie Film Producing explains the simple, basic, clear cut role of the independent film producer. Raising funds to do your dream project, producing award-winning films with a low budget, putting name actors on your indie film-it's all doable, and this book guides you through the entire process of being a successful producer with bonus tips on how to effortlessly maneuver through the sphere of social media marketing and fundraising tactics. Indie film producer Suzanne Lyons pilots you through the actual making of low budget films to show you how easy and fun it can be. Laid out in a step-by-step, A to Z, matter-of-fact style that shows how the producer's role can be easy, how to treat the film as a business, and especially how to avoid the painful pitfalls faced by so many producers, this book gives you the essential tools you need to make your film a success from the ground up. . Begins with the earliest stages of concept development, continues through production & post, and ultimately concludes with distribution . Shows you how to create a buzz for your film through marketing and promotions . Interviews with global producers who produced films using social media, festivals, apps, and more, give you real-world insight that can be applied to your own films . Website points you to a fantastic collection of resources that you'll need to produce your own films (http://booksite.focalpress.com/indiefilmproducing)

The Art Direction Handbook For Film
Author: Michael Rizzo
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2013-07-18
Pages: 352
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Whether you'd like to be an art director or already are one, this book contains valuable solutions that will help you get ahead. This comprehensive, thorough professional manual details the set-up of the art department and the day-to-day job duties: scouting for locations, research, executing the design concept, constructing scenery, and surviving production. You will not only learn how to do the job, but how to succeed and secure future jobs. Rounding out the text is an extensive collection of useful forms and checklists, along with interviews with prominent art directors, relevant real-life anecdotes, and blueprints, sketches, photographs, and stills from Hollywood sets.

The Complete Independent Movie Marketing Handbook
Author: Mark Steven Bosko
Publisher:
Release Date: 2003
Pages: 363
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This book gives street-level instruction and real-world examples on how to promote, distribute, and sell a production.

The Film Finance Handbook
Author: Adam P. Davies
Publisher: Netribution
Release Date: 2007
Pages: 468
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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From low budget short film schemes to multi-million dollar international co-productions, this is a vital reference guide for producers, filmmakers, financiers, and their advisors, now fully updated by 40 experts from across the globe. The practice of raising finance is addressed from the basic details to broader concepts and approaches, and information on the incentives and tax breaks offered by 50 countries is included. This resource is packed with invaluable information including details on more than 1,000 funding awards, a glossary of 400 entry film business terms, and a table of co-production treaties. Dozens of original case studies are provided as examples of successful fundraising approaches, as are interviews with such noted film personnel as Oscar-winning producer Jeremy Thomas, Paul Haggis--writer for Crash and Million Dollar Baby--and Jim Gilliam, who raised $300,000 via the web. Packed with valuable contacts, helpful ideas, and decades of experience, this is the complete guide to funding your next big hit.

Scheduling And Budgeting Your Film
Author: Paula Landry
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release Date: 2012-09-10
Pages: 307
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Scheduling and Budgeting Your Film: A Panic-Free Guide explains the fundamentals of line producing in an easy-to-understand style, and the tips and techniques apply no matter what kind of scheduling or budgeting software you use. Author Paula Landry includes full examples of breakdown forms, organizing resources, distribution expenses, and hidden costs, and discusses how to set priorities and find industry and state tax incentives.

Performing Site Specific Theatre
Author: A. Birch
Publisher: Springer
Release Date: 2012-10-10
Pages: 253
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This book investigates the expanding parameters for site-specific performance to account for the form's increasing popularity in the twenty-first century. Leading practitioners and theorists interrogate issues of performance and site to broaden our understanding of the role that place plays in performance and the ways that performance influences it