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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Written by David Thomson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101874707
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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Sixth Edition
Written by David Thomson


Format: eBook, 1168 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $22.99

For almost thirty years, David Thomson’s Biographical Dictionary of Film has been not merely “the finest reference book ever written about movies” (Graham Fuller, Interview), not merely the “desert island book” of art critic David Sylvester, not merely “a great, crazy masterpiece” (Geoff Dyer, The Guardian), but also “fiendishly seductive” (Greil... Read more >
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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Written by David Thomson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375711848
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The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
Sixth Edition
Written by David Thomson


Format: Trade Paperback, 1168 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $29.95

With more than 100 new entries, from Amy Adams, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Cary Joji Fukunaga to Joaquin Phoenix, Mia Wasikowska, and Robin Wright, and completely updated,  here from David Thomson—“The greatest living writer on the movies” (John Banville, New Statesman); “Our most argumentative and trustworthy historian of the screen” (Michael Ondaatje)—is... Read more >
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Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers
What Your Teachers Never Told You about the World's Greatest Directors
Written by Robert Schnakenberg
Illustrated by Mario Zucca


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Strange-But-True Tales of Cross-Dressers, Drug Addicts, Foot Fetishists, and Other Legendary Filmmakers.
 
With outrageous and uncensored profiles of everyone from D. W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino, Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers reveals the little-known secrets of all your favorite directors. Why did Charlie Chaplin refuse to bathe for weeks at... Read more >
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307474988
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
The Next Generation
Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $20.00

A rich companion volume to George Stevens, Jr.’s much admired book of American Film Institute seminars with the pioneering moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age, this time with a focus on filmmakers of the 1950s to present day.
 
The Next Generation brings together conversations with moviemakers at work from the 1950s—during the studios&rsquo...

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The 50 Movie Starter Kit
The 50 Movie Starter Kit
Written by Ty Burr
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345804945
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The 50 Movie Starter Kit
What You Need to Know if You Want to Know What You're Talking About
Written by Ty Burr


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2012
Price: $2.99

In this ebook exclusive, Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr introduces the fifty films every movie lover must know.

This carefully curated list of great movies spans over a century of filmmaking, from the silent era to the last decade, from American favorites to international classics. Including recognized masterpieces such as "City... Read more >
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307957719
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
The Next Generation
Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $15.99

A companion volume to George Stevens, Jr.’s, much admired book of American Film Institute seminars with the great pioneering moviemakers (“Invaluable”—Martin Scorsese).
Those represented here—directors, producers, writers, actors, cameramen, composers, editors—are men and women working in pictures, beginning in 1950, when the studio system was collapsing and people could no longer depend...

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Peter Bogdanovich's Movie of the Week
Peter Bogdanovich's Movie of the Week
Written by Peter Bogdanovich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307757678
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Peter Bogdanovich's Movie of the Week

Written by Peter Bogdanovich


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 22, 2010
Price: $2.99

A FRONT-ROW SEAT TO A YEAR'S WORTH OF MUST-SEE FILMS

Director, producer, screenwriter, author, actor, and film critic, Peter Bogdanovich knows movies. Now, in this unique new book, he shares his passion with a connoisseur's insight and delight by inviting the reader to join him for a year at the movies--fifty-two weeks... Read more >
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Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
Written by Chris Gore
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875082
Our Price: $13.99
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Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
The Essential Companion for Filmmakers and Festival-Goers
Written by Chris Gore


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2010
Price: $13.99

The guerrilla guide to marketing and selling an indie film.

Some people are just there for the loot bags. But most of the people at a film festival are trying to market and sell an independent film. Don’t be just one of the horde. Use Chris Gore’s Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide...

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The Film Director Prepares
The Film Director Prepares
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875334
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The Film Director Prepares
A Complete Guide to Directing for Film and Tv
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2010
Price: $18.99

• 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... Read more >
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Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
Written by Chris Gore
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099719
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Chris Gore's Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide, 4th edition
The Essential Companion for Filmmakers and Festival-Goers
Written by Chris Gore


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $19.99

The guerrilla guide to marketing and selling an indie film.

Some people are just there for the loot bags. But most of the people at a film festival are trying to market and sell an independent film. Don’t be just one of the horde. Use Chris Gore’s Ultimate Film Festival Survival Guide... Read more >
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Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute
Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307518125
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Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute

Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: eBook, 736 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2009
Price: $15.99

The first book to bring together these interviews of master moviemakers from the American Film Institute’s renowned seminars, Conversations with the Great Moviemakers offers an unmatched history of American cinema in the words of its greatest practitioners.

Here are the incomparable directors Frank Capra, Elia Kazan, King Vidor, David Lean, Fritz Lang... Read more >
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Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers
Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers
Written by Robert Schnakenberg, Illustrated by Mario Zucca
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594744341
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Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers
What Your Teachers Never Told You about the World's Greatest Directors
Written by Robert Schnakenberg
Illustrated by Mario Zucca


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2009
Price: $16.95

Strange-But-True Tales of Cross-Dressers, Drug Addicts, Foot Fetishists, and Other Legendary Filmmakers.
 
With outrageous and uncensored profiles of everyone from D. W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino, Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers reveals the little-known secrets of all your favorite directors. Why did Charlie Chaplin refuse to bathe for weeks at... Read more >
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Happily Ever After
Happily Ever After
Written by Leah Furman and Elina Furman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307485816
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Happily Ever After
The Drew Barrymore Story
Written by Leah Furman and Elina Furman


Format: eBook, 204 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2008
Price: $11.99

Drew Barrymore was a star by the time she was seven years old, a drug addict by twelve, and a has - been before her sixteenth birthday. But with the resounding success of such recent films as Ever After: A Cinderella Story, The Wedding Singer, Never Been Kissed (produced by Drew's... Read more >
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Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
Written by Dave Knox
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307421722
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Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
An Insider's Guide to Film Slang
Written by Dave Knox


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $11.99

Everything You Need to Know to Become a Film-Industry Insider

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a gaffer and a grip? Or what makes the best boy so great? In Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde,* Dave Knox, a top camera operator and longtime veteran of the film... Read more >
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True Brit
True Brit
Written by Sheryl Berk and Beth Peters
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307417596
Our Price: $7.99
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True Brit
The Story of Singing Sensation Britney Spears
Written by Sheryl Berk and Beth Peters


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $7.99

POP PRINCESS

Britney Spears is putting girls back on the map in the pop music world. With the effervescent and intoxicating sounds of her first album, ...Baby One More Time, Britney shot straight to the top of the charts--in just the first week of the album's release. Her ripe style and smart... Read more >
Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute
Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400033140
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Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age at the American Film Institute

Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 736 pages
On Sale: February 13, 2007
Price: $20.00

The first book to bring together these interviews of master moviemakers from the American Film Institute’s renowned seminars, Conversations with the Great Moviemakers offers an unmatched history of American cinema in the words of its greatest practitioners.

Here are the incomparable directors Frank Capra, Elia Kazan, King Vidor, David Lean, Fritz Lang... Read more >
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The Film Director Prepares
The Film Director Prepares
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580650670
Our Price: $21.95
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The Film Director Prepares
A Complete Guide to Directing for Film and Tv
Written by Myrl A. Schreibman


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2006
Price: $21.95

• 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... Read more >
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Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
Written by Dave Knox
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400097593
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Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde
An Insider's Guide to Film Slang
Written by Dave Knox


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2005
Price: $14.00

Everything You Need to Know to Become a Film-Industry Insider

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a gaffer and a grip? Or what makes the best boy so great? In Strike the Baby and Kill the Blonde,* Dave Knox, a top camera operator and longtime veteran of the film... Read more >
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