Everything I Know About Filmmaking I Learned Watching Seven Samurai by Richard D. PeppermanEverything I Know About Filmmaking I Learned Watching Seven Samurai by Richard D. Pepperman

Everything I Know About Filmmaking I Learned Watching Seven Samurai

byRichard D. Pepperman

Paperback | November 1, 2014

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In celebration of the sixtieth anniversary of Akira Kurosawa's Seven Samurai ⯠one of cinema's most superb and influential achievements ⯠Richard D. Pepperman presents this elegant book as a master class, and illustrates, with beautiful strokes of insight, how and why this film has inspired generations of filmmakers. Here is a handbook for directors, screenwriters, and editors, and a guide for all curious lovers of cinema.
RICHARD D. PEPPERMAN has worked in film for a half century. His credits include work as an editor, postproduction supervisor, and consultant on features, documentaries, industrials, music videos, and commercials. Richard's film collaborations have been official selections to many international festivals, including: Aspen, Berlin, Canne...
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Title:Everything I Know About Filmmaking I Learned Watching Seven SamuraiFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 5.88 × 8.31 × 0.68 inPublished:November 1, 2014Publisher:Michael Wiese ProductionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1615932119

ISBN - 13:9781615932115

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments Prelude: East Meets West Meets East Foreword: Sidney Atkins STORY: Teaching and Learning Disc 1: 1. Main Titles: 00:00:01 - 00:03:09 2. "Is There No God to Protect Us?": 00:03:10 - 00:10:26 3. Shopping for Samurai: 00:10:27 - 00:17:09 4. Death of a Thief : 00:17:10 - 00:24:58 5. A Master and His Disciples: 00:24:59 - 00:32:56 6. Samurai Auditions. Part I: 00:32:57 - 00:40:30 7. Samurai Auditions. Part II: 00:40:31 - 00:49:50 8. The Seventh Samurai: 00:49:51- 01:01:11 9. Frightened Village: 01:01:12 - 01:09:44 10. False Alarm: 01:09:45 - 01:14:13 11. Making Plans: 01:14:14 - 01:22:38 12. "Still A Child": 01:22:39 - 01:26:31 13. Samurai Armor: 01:26:32 - 01:34:14 14. The Secret Garden: 01:34:15 - 01:40:25 15. Training: 01:40:26 - 01:46:38 16. Intermission: 01:46:39 - 01:51:52 Disc 2: 17. Harvesting (1): 00:00:01 - 00:03:30 18. Night Watch (2): 00:03:31 - 00:07:05 19. Building Barricades (3): 00:07:06 - 00:12:56 20. The Scouts (4): 00:12:57 - 00:20:13 21. The Surprise Attack (5): 00:20:14 - 00:28:07 22. Funeral (6): 00:28:08 - 00:30:23 23. The First Battle (7): 00:30:24 - 00:41:30 24. Night Skirmish (8): 00:41:31 - 00:49:08 25. The Second Battle (9): 00:49:09 - 00:56:55 26. Behind the Lines (10): 00:56:56 - 01:08:23 27. That Night (11): 01:08:24 - 01:21:36 28. The Last Battle (12): 01:21:37 - 01:30:35 29. Finale (13): 01:30:36 - 01:34:51 Awaken: An Enduring Muse About the Author Bibliography Index

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"Richard Pepperman gives the reader a lively, scene-by-scene tour of Kurosawa's masterpiece, pointing out the visual and storytelling choices that make the film so distinguished. For many of us, the book's title speaks truth." - Stephen Prince, Author, The Warrior's Camera: The Cinema of Akira Kurosawa