Performing Arts

On Directing

Author: Harold Clurman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 308

View: 491

The celebrated director discusses the techniques of his craft and presents his own directing notes for ten major productions
Performing Arts

Directing

Author: Michael Rabiger

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 517

View: 863

This comprehensive manual has inspired tens of thousands of readers worldwide to realize their artistic vision and produce well-constructed films. Filled with practical advice on every stage of production, this is the book you will return to throughout your career. Directing covers the methods, technologies, thought processes, and judgments that a director must use throughout the fascinating process of making a film. It emphasizes low-cost digital technology, which allows cutting-edge creativity and professionalism on shoestring budgets. And, recognizing that you learn best by doing, the book includes dozens of practical hands-on projects and activities to help you master technical and conceptual skills. Just as important as surmounting technological hurdles is the conceptual and authorial side of filmmaking. This book provides an unusually clear view of the artistic process, particularly in working with actors. It offers eminently practical tools and exercises to help you develop credible and compelling stories with your cast, hone your narrative skills, and develop your artistic identity. This book shows you how to surpass mere technical proficiency and become a storyteller with a distinctive voice and style. The companion web site includes teaching notes, hands-on exercises, checklists, and useful forms and questionnaires. * Updated and revised edition of the bestselling, most comprehensive guide to the technical and creative aspects of film directing: a complete education in a book * Loaded with practical exercises and immersive projects, with a companion website featuring teaching notes, hands-on exercises, checklists, and useful forms and questionnaires * Expanded sections on pre-production, lenses, the emotional and tonal implications of shot size, composition, perspective, visual and sound proximity, and screencraft--the core of the director's art * Completely updated and expanded film examples and references, including classics, recent indie films, and foreign films
Performing Arts

Directing - a Handbook for Emerging Theatre Directors

Author: Rob Swain

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 336

View: 316

The theatre director is one of the most critical roles in a successful drama company, yet there are no formal qualifications required for entry into this profession. This practical guide for emerging theatre directors answers all the key questions from the very beginning of your career to key stages as you establish your credentials and get professionally recognized. It analyzes the director's role through relationships with the actors, author, designer, production manager and creative teams and provides vital advice for "on-the-job" situations where professional experience is invaluable. The book also provides an overview of the many approaches to acting methodology without focusing on any in particular to allow the director to develop their own unique methods of working with any actor's style. Each chapter includes these key features: * Introduces important theories, identifies practitioners and provides key reading to provide an overview of historic and current practice. * Interviews with leading practitioners and emerging directors. * Suggested exercises to develop the director's own approach and practical skills.
Medical

Introduction to Management and Leadership for Nurse Managers

Author: Russell C. Swansburg

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN:

Category: Medical

Page: 638

View: 144

Aimed at upper-level undergraduates and beginning graduate students in nursing as well as those already working in the field, this text covers management principles as they apply to the health care industry. A sampling of topics includes managed care, nursing management theory, human resource develo
Language Arts & Disciplines

Film Directors on Directing

Author: John Gallagher

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 302

View: 736

Michael Cimino, Ulu Grosbard, Ted Kotcheff, Adrian Lyne, John Milius, Alan Parker, Mark Rydell, Susan Seidelman, Joan Micklin Silver, James Toback, Francois Truffaut, and Wim Wenders discuss their approach to film
Juvenile Nonfiction

Directing

Author: Bethany Bezdecheck

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 195

Provides information on directing a musical production, including advice on selecting a show, creating a vision, rehearsing, and the final performance.
Performing Arts

Directing Plays

Author: Don Taylor

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 200

View: 281

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Performing Arts

Film Directing Shot by Shot

Author: Steven Douglas Katz

Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 366

View: 1000

An instant classic since its debut in 1991, Film Directing: Shot By Shot and its famous blue cover is one of the most well-known books on directing in the business, and is a favorite of professional directors as an on-set quick reference guide.
Performing Arts

Directing and Producing for Television

Author: Ivan Cury

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN:

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 257

View: 545

Directing and Producing for Television provides you with the tools you'll need to direct and produce effectively in a variety of settings. Based on his years of experience in the industry and teaching the subject, Cury illustrates fundamental principles with engaging anecdotes that teach by example. Ideal for students in television production courses as well as industry professionals, Directing and Producing for Television addresses critical production techniques for various formats including panel programs, demonstration, scripted, music, commercials, PSAs, news, documentaries, remote broadcasting, and sports. Each chapter concludes with a valuable review section summarizing key points. Written with both the director and producer in mind, but particularly relevant for the television director, Directing and Producing for Television gives a comprehensive overview of the facility (studio, control room, and/or support areas) and provides who's who information covering the various jobs and personnel involved in television programs. New to the third edition: * Key updates on digital cameras and editing technologies. * A chapter on remote broadcasting highlights important considerations when producing sporting events. * International glossary containing who's who and what's what information applicable to the US and UK make this the ultimate guide for any television format.
Literary Criticism

Directing Beckett

Author: Lois Oppenheim

Publisher: University of Michigan Press

ISBN:

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 320

View: 200

Interviews with and essays by twenty-two prominent directors of Samuel Beckett's work.