Making The Magic Happen: The Art And Craft Of Film Directing by Peter D. MarshallMaking The Magic Happen: The Art And Craft Of Film Directing by Peter D. Marshall

Making The Magic Happen: The Art And Craft Of Film Directing

byPeter D. Marshall

Paperback | May 1, 2017

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Filmmaking can be a complicated and risky adventure, but Making the Magic Happen shows you why directing a movie is actually simpler than you think. The trick is to properly learn the "craft" of filmmaking first, and then adapt your logistical and creative skills to the "art" of filmmaking.
Peter D. Marshall is a filmmaker and film-directing coach from Vancouver, Canada. He has worked in the film-and-television industry for over 40 years - as a film director, television producer, first assistant director, and TV-series creative consultant. Peter has directed over 30 episodes of television drama, including John Woo's Once ...
Title:Making The Magic Happen: The Art And Craft Of Film DirectingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:260 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:May 1, 2017Publisher:Michael Wiese ProductionsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction Demystifying the Film Directing Process My Mission A Definition of "Filmmaking" Story, Performance, Cinematics The 3 R's of Filmmaking Chapter 1 - The Ten Commandments of Filmmaking Chapter 2 - The Director as Visual Storyteller Chapter 3 - Director Survival Skills Chapter 4 - Directing the Preproduction Chapter 5 - Directing the Shooting Schedule Chapter 6 - Why We Do What We Do Chapter 7 - Understanding Story Structure Chapter 8 - Story and Scene Analysis Chapter 9 - Character Analysis Chapter 10 - The 15-Step Scene Breakdown Chapter 11 - Directing the Visual Concept Chapter 12 - The Director-Actor Relationship Chapter 13 - Preparing for the Casting Session Chapter 14 - Directing Actors in Casting Chapter 15 - Blocking and Rehearsing Actors on Set Chapter 16 - Directing the Camera Chapter 17 - Directing the Postproduction Conclusion Last Words Filmography Bibliography About Peter D. Marshall Index