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Product Description: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b. 1968) rocketed to fame with his ultra-low-budget film El Mariachi (1992). The Spanish-language action film, and the making-of book that accompanied it, were inspirational to filmmakers trying to work with the most meager of resources...read more
By Zachary Ingle (editor)

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9781617032714 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 13, 2012, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b.

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9781617032721 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 9, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b.

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Product Description: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together...read more

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9780810134607 | Northwestern Univ Pr, March 15, 2017, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together.

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9780810134591 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, March 15, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together.

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Product Description: Completely updated for current HD, UHD, 2K, and 4K workflows, Avid Editing blends the art and aesthetics of motion picture editing with technical, hands-on instruction. Appropriate for beginners and intermediate users who need to refresh their knowledge of essential post-production techniques, this fully revamped and full-color sixth edition is also an excellent tool for editors coming to Avid from other non-linear editing platforms...read more

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9781138930520 | 6 revised edition (Focal Pr, February 15, 2017), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Completely updated for current HD, UHD, 2K, and 4K workflows, Avid Editing blends the art and aesthetics of motion picture editing with technical, hands-on instruction.

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9781138930537 | 6 revised edition (Focal Pr, February 15, 2017), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Completely updated for current HD, UHD, 2K, and 4K workflows, Avid Editing blends the art and aesthetics of motion picture editing with technical, hands-on instruction.
9780240818566 | 5 pap/cdr edition (Focal Pr, July 6, 2012), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Far more than just a software manual, Avid Editing is your trusted guide to uncovering the many layers of one of the world's most exciting crafts.

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Product Description: In the past fifteen years, nonfiction cinema has experienced something of a renaissance in America. A slew of formally ambitious films have emerged, spanning from 1998, when future Hollywood director Bennett Miller's low-fi The Cruise proved that digital video could be theatrical with a narrative hook and a compelling subject/star, to 2013, when two Harvard-connected masterpieces, Leviathan and The Act of Killing, received massive critical success, the crashing of long-building tidal wave...read more

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9781941629055 | Critical Pr, February 14, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In the past fifteen years, nonfiction cinema has experienced something of a renaissance in America.

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Product Description: Martin Scorsese (b. 1942) has long been considered one of America’s greatest cinematic storytellers. Over the last fifty years he has created some of the most iconic moments in American film, never afraid to confront controversial issues with passion...read more
By Robert Ribera (editor)

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9781496809230 | Rev upd edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Martin Scorsese (b.

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9781496809476 | Rev upd edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Martin Scorsese (b.

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Product Description: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b. 1939) interviewed some of cinema's great masters: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, and others. Since becoming an acclaimed filmmaker himself, he has given countless interviews to the press about his own career...read more
By Peter Tonguette (editor)

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9781628461848 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.

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9781496809643 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.
9780345386786, titled "The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today" | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, April 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | also contains The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today | About this edition: A step-by-step guide for parents covering every period of their daughter's development from birth through early school years includes information on creating a 'non-sexist' environment, fostering independence, and dealing with moodiness.

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Product Description: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b. 1961) has made seven feature films and a short segment of an omnibus movie. Although his body of work is quantitatively small, it is qualitatively impressive. His movies have garnered numerous accolades and awards, including two Academy Awards for Best Adapted Screenplay...read more
By Julie Levinson (editor)

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9781628461091 | 1 edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 7, 2014), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b.

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9781496810519 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Since 1996, Alexander Payne (b.

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Product Description: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world. After all of its ups and downs, Disney's Beauty and the Beast was released in 1991 to rave reviews and record-breaking business...read more

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9781484758373 | Dlx upd edition (Disney Editions, January 31, 2017), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world.
9781423124818 | Reprint edition (Disney Editions, August 31, 2010), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the fairy tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world.

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Product Description: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film...read more

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9781623562922 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film.

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9781623565817 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film.

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Product Description: "There is no better, smarter examination of the relationship between comics and film."--Mark Waid, Eisner Award-winning writer of Kingdom Come and DaredevilIn the summer of 2000 X-Men surpassed all box office expectations and ushered in an era of unprecedented production of comic book film adaptations...read more

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9781628462036 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 31, 2015, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: "There is no better, smarter examination of the relationship between comics and film.

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9781496809704 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, January 1, 2017), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: "There is no better, smarter examination of the relationship between comics and film.

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Product Description: After a robust career in the Netherlands as the country's most successful director, Paul Verhoeven (b. 1938) built an impressive career in the United States with such controversial blockbusters as RoboCop, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, Starship Troopers, and Showgirls before returning home to direct 2006's Black Book...read more

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9781496810151 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, January 1, 2017, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: After a robust career in the Netherlands as the country's most successful director, Paul Verhoeven (b.

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Product Description: Directing for the Screen is a collection of essays and interviews exploring the business of directing. This highly accessible guide to working in film and television includes perspectives from industry insiders on topics such as breaking in; developing and nurturing business relationships; the director’s responsibilities on set and in the field; and more...read more

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9781138945029 | Focal Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Directing for the Screen: Succeeding as a Creative Professional is a collection of essays and interviews exploring the art and business of directing.

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9781138945005 | Focal Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Directing for the Screen is a collection of essays and interviews exploring the business of directing.

Product Description: With the dramatic growth of digital video over the Internet, and rapid development of network and multimedia techniques, making effective use of these vast amounts of data has become a big challenge. This book describes the latest concepts, algorithms, models and applications of semantic video analysis that enable content-based intelligent interpretation and management of video content...read more

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9781849198516 | Inspec/Iee, December 31, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: With the dramatic growth of digital video over the Internet, and rapid development of network and multimedia techniques, making effective use of these vast amounts of data has become a big challenge.

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Product Description: This book is a visual chronicle of the Lucasfilm art department’s creation of new worlds, unforgettable characters, and newly imagined droids, vehicles, and weapons for the first movie in the Star Wars Story series—Rogue One: A Star Wars Story...read more
By Lucasfilm Ltd. (corporate author)

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9781419722257 | Harry N Abrams Inc, December 16, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: This book is a visual chronicle of the Lucasfilm art department’s creation of new worlds, unforgettable characters, and newly imagined droids, vehicles, and weapons for the first movie in the Star Wars Story series—Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

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Product Description: In 1980, Syrian filmmaker Mohammad Malas traveled to Lebanon to film a documentary about the country's Palestinian refugee camps, during which time he kept a diary of his impressions. The Dream: A Diary of a Film is Malas's haunting chronicle of his immersion in the life of the camps, including Shatila, Burj al-Barajneh, Nahr al-Bared, and Ein al-Helweh...read more
By Samirah Alkassim (introduced by)

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9789774167997 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1980, Syrian filmmaker Mohammad Malas traveled to Lebanon to film a documentary about the country's Palestinian refugee camps, during which time he kept a diary of his impressions.

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Product Description: Critical wisdom has it that we said a long goodbye to film noir in the 1950s. Robert Miklitsch begs to differ. Pursuing leads down the back streets and alleyways of cultural history, The Red and the Black proposes that the received rise-and-fall narrative about the genre radically undervalues the formal and thematic complexity of '50s noir and the dynamic segue it effected between the spectacular expressionism of '40s noir and early, modernist neo-noir...read more

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9780252040689 | Univ of Illinois Pr, December 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Critical wisdom has it that we said a long goodbye to film noir in the 1950s.

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9780252082191 | Reprint edition (Univ of Illinois Pr, December 15, 2016), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Critical wisdom has it that we said a long goodbye to film noir in the 1950s.

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Product Description: Shoot, Edit, Share is an interactive, accessible introduction to video production techniques, concepts, and terminology. With the increasing availability of affordable video equipment, many students and professionals need to learn the basics of video production without being overwhelmed by technical details and equipment lists...read more

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9781138916029 | Focal Pr, November 28, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Shoot, Edit, Share is an interactive, accessible introduction to video production techniques, concepts, and terminology.

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9781138905429 | Focal Pr, November 28, 2016, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: Shoot, Edit, Share is an interactive, accessible introduction to video production techniques, concepts, and terminology.

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Product Description: Ten years after its initial successful publication, The Marvel Vault returns in fully updated form. Chock-full of historic and never-before-seen memorabilia, and featuring all of Marvel’s most beloved characters including Iron Man, Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four, The Marvel Vault is now better than ever! New text and images chronicle how Marvel has channeled its singular storytelling into a blockbuster movie studio, even as it has stayed true to its hallowed roots in the comics world...read more

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9781785652875 | Titan Books, November 15, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Ten years after its initial successful publication, The Marvel Vault returns in fully updated form.

By Martin Scorsese (foreword by)

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9781781313992 | Reprint edition (Aurum Pr Ltd, November 15, 2016), cover price $13.99

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Product Description: An enduring and highly influential classic from one of the most innovative filmmakers of the twentieth century, Petulia is a funny, fast-moving, and ferociously cinematic exploration of San Francisco and America at large circa 1967, directed by Richard Lester, produced by Raymond Wagner, and starring Julie Christie and George C...read more

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9781941629307 | Critical Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: An enduring and highly influential classic from one of the most innovative filmmakers of the twentieth century, Petulia is a funny, fast-moving, and ferociously cinematic exploration of San Francisco and America at large circa 1967, directed by Richard Lester, produced by Raymond Wagner, and starring Julie Christie and George C.

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Product Description: How does the Canadian film industry measure up?Drawn from his own experiences, Vittorio Rossi’s new comedy-drama exposes the bureaucratic institution that is the Canadian film industry, and we follow the character Michael Moretti, a veteran playwright, as he struggles to get his new play, Romeo’s Rise, turned into a movie...read more

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9781772010312 | Talonbooks Ltd, September 13, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: How does the Canadian film industry measure up?

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Product Description: The French film director Robert Bresson was one of the great artists of the twentieth century and among the most radical, original, and radiant stylists of any time. He worked with nonprofessional actors—models, as he called them—and deployed a starkly limited but hypnotic array of sounds and images to produce such classic works as A Man Escaped, Pickpocket, Diary of a Country Priest, and Lancelot of the Lake...read more
By Jonathan Griffin (trans)

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9781681370248 | New York Review of Books, November 8, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The French film director Robert Bresson was one of the great artists of the twentieth century and among the most radical, original, and radiant stylists of any time.

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Product Description: Robert Bresson, the director of such cinematic master-pieces as Pickpocket, A Man Escaped Mouchette, and L’Argent, was one of the most influential directors in the history of French film, as well as one of the most stubbornly individual: He insisted on the use of nonprofessional actors; he shunned the “advances” of Cinerama and Cinema-Scope (and the work of most of his predecessors and peers); and he minced no words about the damaging influence of capitalism and the studio system on the still-developing—in his view—art of film...read more
By Anna Moschovakis (trans)

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9781681370446 | New York Review of Books, November 8, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Robert Bresson, the director of such cinematic master-pieces as Pickpocket, A Man Escaped Mouchette, and L’Argent, was one of the most influential directors in the history of French film, as well as one of the most stubbornly individual: He insisted on the use of nonprofessional actors; he shunned the “advances” of Cinerama and Cinema-Scope (and the work of most of his predecessors and peers); and he minced no words about the damaging influence of capitalism and the studio system on the still-developing—in his view—art of film.

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Product Description: This ground-breaking collection, the first sustained examination of the work of female practitioners within American independent cinema, reclaims the 'difference' of female indie filmmaking.
By Michele Schreiber (editor)

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9781474403924 | Edinburgh Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: This ground-breaking collection, the first sustained examination of the work of female practitioners within American independent cinema, reclaims the 'difference' of female indie filmmaking.

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9781474403948 | Reprint edition (Edinburgh Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: With the consolidation of 'indie' culture in the 21st century, female filmmakers face an increasingly indifferent climate.

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