Movie Storyboards: The Art of Visualizing Screenplays by Fionnuala HalliganMovie Storyboards: The Art of Visualizing Screenplays by Fionnuala Halligan

Movie Storyboards: The Art of Visualizing Screenplays

byFionnuala Halligan

Hardcover | October 15, 2013

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Movie Storyboards showcases a collection of storyboards in a range of styles, including some of cinema's greatest moments and spanning decades of film history. This collection includes the work of pioneers such as William Cameron Menzies ( Gone With the Wind ), Saul Bass ( Psycho, Spartacus ), and Salvador Dali ( Spellbound ), as well as contemporaries such as Raul Monge ( Pan's Labyrinth ) and Jane Clark ( Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire ). Many are seen here for the first time, and all are accompanied by insights into the movies featured, their directors, and, of course, the storyboard artists.The unsung heroes of film, storyboard artists are the first to give vision to a screenplay, translating words on the page into shots for the screen. Artists consider composition, movement, camera angles, special effects, and pacing while creating these beautifully illustrated sequences for films we now know and love. This book includes innovative artists and never before published storyboards from decades of film history, starting from Gone with the Wind in 1935. Films include:A Farewell to Arms (1957)The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)Amelie (2001)Animal Farm (1954)Anna Karenina (2012)Apocalypse Now (1979)The Big Sleep (1946)The Birds (1963)The Boy Friend (1971)Brazil (1985)Caravaggio (1986)The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (2010)Cold Mountain (2003)The Crow (1994)Gladiator (2000)Gone With the Wine (1939)Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)The Inn of the Sixth Happiness (1958)The Invisible Woman (2013)Land of the Dead (2005)Lawrence of Arabia (1962)The Longest Day (1962)Love and Let Love (2014)The Magnificent Ambersons (1942)Man Hunt (1941)Oldboy (2003)Pan's Labyrinth (2006)Panther Panchali (1955)Psycho (1960)Raging Bull (1980)Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)Rain Man (1988)Ran (1985)Rebel Without a Cause (1955)The Red Shoes (1948)Spartacus (1960)Spellbound (1945)Star Wars (1977)To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)West Side Story (1961)Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (1966)The Wrong Trousers (1993)
Fionnuala Halligan is a London-based film critic, writer, and consultant. A regular contributor to trade periodical Screen International for the last two decades she also curates their annual, sought-after Stars of Tomorrow issue. She has also worked extensively in Asia, writing for the South China Morning Post and consulting for Fo...
Title:Movie Storyboards: The Art of Visualizing ScreenplaysFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 11.25 × 10.5 × 1 inPublished:October 15, 2013Publisher:Chronicle BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1452122199

ISBN - 13:9781452122199


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