Recommended Reading List

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Screenwriting • Story by Robert McKee (Kat Candler) • Making a Good Script Great by Linda Seger (Jay Duplass) • Adventures in the Screen Trade by William Goldman (John Bryant) • A Crackup at the Race Riots - Harmony Korine (Todd Rohal) • The Art of Dramatic Writing – Lajos Egri (Kat Candler) • The Tools of Screenwriting - David Howard & Edward Mabley (Mike Roberson) Production • Cassavetes on Cassavetes by John Cassavetes and Ray Carney (Mike Tully, Margaret • • • • • • • •

Brown, Jay Duplass, Jacob Vaughn) Rebel without a Crew: Or How a 23-Year-Old Filmmaker With $7,000 Became a Hollywood Player by Robert Rodriguez (Stacy Schoolfield) Thinking in Pictures: The Making of the Movie Matewan by John Sayles (Kat Candler, Alex Smith) Sculpting in Time: Tarkovsky The Great Russian Filmaker Discusses His Art by Andrey Tarkovsky and Kitty Hunter-Blair (Kyle Henry, Jacob Vaughn) Getting Away With It: Or: The Further Adventures of the Luckiest Bastard You Ever Saw by Steven Soderbergh and Richard Lester (Jay Duplass) Spike Lee's Gotta Have It: Inside Guerrilla Filmmaking by Spike Lee and Nelson George (Joe Swanberg) The DV Rebel's Guide: An All-Digital Approach to Making Killer Action Movies on the Cheap by Stu Maschwitz (Chadwick Chennault) Independent Feature Film Production: A Complete Guide from Concept Through Distribution by Gregory Goodell (Todd Rohal) The Declaration of Independent Filmmaking: An Insider's Guide to Making Movies Outside of Hollywood by Mark Polish and Michael Polish and Jonathan Sheldon (David Lowery)

Directing • Directing Actors: Creating Memorable Performances for Film & Television by Judith • • • • •

Weston (PJ Raval) A Director Prepares by Anne Bogart (PJ Raval) Moviemakers' Master Class: Private Lessons from the World's Foremost Directors by Laurent Tirard The Conversations by Walter Murch and Michael Ondaatje (Alex Smith) Notes on the Cinematographer (Green Integer) by Robert Bresson (Lodge Kerrigan) The Film Director’s Intuition by Judith Weston (Mike Roberson)


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The Camera (Ansel Adams Photography, Book 1) by Ansel Adams and Robert Baker (Lodge Kerrigan) The Negative (Ansel Adams Photography, Book 2) by Ansel Adams and Robert Baker (Lodge Kerrigan) The Print (Ansel Adams Photography, Book 3) by Ansel Adams and Robert Baker (Lodge Kerrigan) Cinematography: Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition by Blain Brown (Mike Roberson)

Acting • Respect for Acting by Uta Hagen and Haskel Frankel (Stacy Schoolfield) • True and False: Heresy and Common Sense for the Actor by David Mamet (Rhett • • •

Wilkins) Acting in Film by Michael Caine (Madison Burge) A Practical Handbook for the Actor by Melissa Bruder, et al. (Mike Roberson) Actions: The Actors’ Thesaurus by Marina Caldarone & Maggie Lloyd-Williams (Mike Roberson)

Producing • The Mailroom: Hollywood History from the Bottom Up by David Rensin (Christine • • •

Tolson) The Hollywoods Assistant’s Handbook: 86 Rules for Aspiring Power Players by Hillary Stamm (Christine Tolson) A Killer Life: How an Independent Film Producer Survives Deals and Disasters in Hollywood and Beyond by Christine Vachon, Austin Bunn, and John Pierson (Stacy Schoolfield) Shooting to Kill by Christine Vachon and David Edelstein (Kat Candler)

Editing • In the Blink of an Eye Revised 2nd Edition by Walter Murch” (Jacob Vaughn) • On Film Editing by Edward Dmytryk (Kat Candler) Sound • Location Audio Simplified (Steve DeGennaro) Documentaries • The Documentary Film Makers Handbook by Genevieve Jolliffe and Andrew Zinnes • Directing the Documentary by Michael Rabiger Theory • Kino-Eye: The Writings of Dziga Vertov by Annette and Kevin O'Brien Michelson (Kyle • • • • • • •

Henry) Film As Film: Understanding and Judging Movies by V. F. Perkins (Steve Collins) Film As a Subversive Art by Amos Vogel and Scott MacDonald (Lodge Kerrigan) For Keeps: 30 Years at the Movies by Pauline Kael (Mark Osborn) The Resistance Ten Years of Pop Culture that Shock the World by Armond White (Mark Osborn) The Great Movies by Roger Ebert (Mark Osborn) Transcendental Style in Film by Paul Schrader (Mike Roberson) Images: My Life in Film by Ingmar Bergman (Mike Roberson)

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New Queer Cinema: A Critical Reader by Michele Aaron (Mike Roberson) Film, Form & Culture, 3rd Edition by Robert Kolker (Mike Roberson) Everything is Cinema: The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard by Richard Brody (Mike Roberson) Film Theory & Criticism, 7th Edition by Leo Braudy & Marshall Cohen (Mike Roberson)

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