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Aug 02, 2005
| ISBN 9781440696527
Aug 02, 2005 | ISBN 9781440696527
You ought to be making pictures. Designed for people who want to tell a story their way, The Complete Idiot’s Guide® to Independent Filmmaking explains everything a budding auteur needs to know—from literary development and financial and organizational pre-production to principal photography production, post-production assembly, exhibition and distribution, and more. • The advent of desktop editing and a wide range of consumer cameras enable the average person to create a “film studio” at home. • A great “textbook” for novice filmmakers, whether film students or on-their-own auteurs. • The proliferation of film festivals around the world, many of which encourage submissions from “amateur” filmmakers, shows there are countless filmmakers who aren’t learning the ropes in school. • Author has terrific credentials and has a feature-length script in development in Hollywood.
Josef Steiff is the assistant chair and director of film development in the Department of Film and Video at Columbia College Chicago, as well as the founder and former director of the department’s Screenwriting Center and Program. An independent filmmaker, Steiff has… More about Josef Steiff
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