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New and Published Books

  1. Understanding the Business of Entertainment

    The Legal and Business Essentials All Filmmakers Should Know

    By Gregory Bernstein

    Series: American Film Market Presents

    Understanding the Business of Entertainment: The Legal and Business Essentials All Filmmakers Should Know is an indispensable guide to the business aspects of the entertainment industry, providing the legal expertise you need to break in and to succeed. Written in a clear and engaging tone, this...

    Published May 28th 2015 by Focal Press

  2. Cinema 4D Apprentice

    Real-World Skills for the Aspiring Motion Graphics Artist

    By Kent McQuilkin

    Series: Apprentice Series

    New to CINEMA 4D and looking for an accessible way to get up to speed quickly? Do you already know the basics of the software but need to know the new features or take your skills and understanding a little deeper? If so, look no further than CINEMA 4D Apprentice, your one-stop shop for learning...

    Published May 7th 2015 by Focal Press

  3. Producing and Directing the Short Film and Video

    5th Edition

    By Peter Rea, David K. Irving

    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...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Focal Press

  4. Recording Voiceover

    The Spoken Word in Media

    By Tom Blakemore

    The only book on the market to specifically address its audience, Recording Voiceover is the comprehensive guide for engineers looking to understand the aspects of capturing the spoken word. Discussing all phases of the recording session, Recording Voiceover addresses everything from microphone...

    Published March 17th 2015 by Focal Press

  5. Writing for the Green Light

    How to Make Your Script the One Hollywood Notices

    By Scott Kirkpatrick

    Tailor your screenplay to sell. Find out what Hollywood script readers, producers, and studio executives want in a screenplay (and why) from someone who’s been there. Discover what it takes to begin a lasting career as a screenwriter. Peppered with interviews from established professionals,...

    Published March 16th 2015 by Focal Press

  6. Documenting World Politics

    A Critical Companion to IR and Non-Fiction Film

    Edited by Rens Van Munster, Casper Sylvest

    Series: Popular Culture and World Politics

    As a central component of contemporary culture, films mirror and shape political debate. Reflecting on this development, scholars in the field of International Relations (IR) increasingly explore the intersection of TV series, fiction film and global politics. So far, however, virtually no...

    Published February 11th 2015 by Routledge

  7. American Documentary Filmmaking in the Digital Age

    Depictions of War in Burns, Moore, and Morris

    By Lucia Ricciardelli

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    American Documentary Filmmaking in the Digital Age examines the recent challenges to the conventions of realist documentary through the lens of war documentary films by Ken Burns, Michael Moore, and Errol Morris. During the twentieth century, the invention of new technologies of audiovisual...

    Published December 18th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Green Screen Handbook

    Real-World Production Techniques, 2nd Edition

    By Jeff Foster

    The Green Screen Handbook, Second Edition is a comprehensive how-to manual that walks you through the many integral techniques required in preproduction, production, and postproduction to use green screen effectively. Step-by-step instruction and time-saving tips cover matting and keying basics;...

    Published November 13th 2014 by Focal Press

  9. The Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X

    2nd Edition

    By Rick Young

    Master invaluable workflow tips that will allow you to tap into the full power of Final Cut Pro X and achieve results quickly, regardless of your skill level. Rick Young’s Focal Easy Guide to Final Cut Pro X, Second Edition is the ultimate mentor for getting up and running with Apple’s professional...

    Published October 24th 2014 by Focal Press

  10. Modern Post

    Workflows and Techniques for Digital Filmmakers

    By Scott Arundale, Tashi Trieu

    With the shift from film to digital, today’s filmmakers are empowered by an arsenal of powerful, creative options with which to tell their story. Modern Post examines and demystifies these tools and workflows and demonstrates how these decisions can empower your storytelling. Using non-technical...

    Published October 17th 2014 by Focal Press