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The Filmmaker's Handbook by Steven Ascher and Edward Pincus

The Filmmaker’s Handbook

The Filmmaker's Handbook by Steven Ascher and Edward Pincus
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Nov 27, 2012 | 832 Pages
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Praise

“Seminal.”
– New York Times


“Gold-standard technical reference book for filmmakers.”
-Boston Globe


“The bible – updated.”
– The Independent


“This is an essential book.”
-Self-Reliant Filmmaking


“You need this book. Billed as the authoritative guide to filmmaking from fundraising to distribution, the book achieves this in clear, accessible language using current up-to-date information. It’s easy to see why this has become a standard text in many film schools. A gilt-edged investment for aspiring and beginning filmmakers and it would not be out of place in the libraries of experienced professionals either.”
-James MacGregor, Netribution.co.uk


“This edition of the book is awesome. I don’t know how you managed it. Such a mass of information so expertly organized and so clearly presented! Amazing.”
-Alfred Guzzetti, Professor, Harvard University

“Anyone who is serious about learning the language and techniques of this art, whether amateur or professional, must have this comprehensive reference.” 
– Bookviews  


“Speaking as a member of the ‘figure it out yourself’ camp, I consider most ‘technical’ reference books to be nothing more than leisure reading. This one is worth its salt. Every page is relevant and fascinating. When I find a chapter that refers to something we’ve done, I realize that every mistake we made was covered, if only we’d thought to read up beforehand.”
– Genericfilms.com


“I was thrilled to find your book, which is a gem. No matter what corner of the subject I poked into, looking for cogent explanations, the Handbook passed with flying colors. So please accept my admiration, appreciation and thanks.”
-Pat Jackson, Associate Professor, San Francisco State University; Emmy-winning Supervising Sound Editor

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