Write! Shoot! Edit!: The Complete Guide For Teen Filmmakers

June 15, 2017|
Write! Shoot! Edit!: The Complete Guide For Teen Filmmakers by Deborah Patz
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Today''s digital technology allows teens to produce short films with enviable accessibility. But there is a darker side to today''s technology, too: the expectation to live and share your life online, to become an instant success with your first creations. Imagine being free to experiment and play with the medi-um, with a mentor beside you helping you craft solid, professional work that never looks like a home movie. Industry pro Deborah Patz is that mentor. Much like writers pen journals they don''t publish (aka "writing practice," as taught by Natalie Gold-berg), Write! Shoot! Edit! mentors teens in "first film­making" - crafting complete, scripted movies in a safe place free from public exhibition and scrutiny, experimenting with the medium, and discovering one''s own visual storytelling voice. You want to direct and edit, but your friend wants to write? Not a problem. Don''t read the book in order! Just follow the path. Write! Shoot! Edit! is written in three distinct and intertwining paths, so you can experience the book as you want to: as a writer, director / DOP, or editor. Start making scripted films today so that you can be the overnight success of tomorrow!
Deborah Patz has been a professional in the film industry since the mid-1980s, with a filmography that spans family and children''s programming, science-fiction extravaganzas, and feature films of various budget sizes. She started making movies when she was 9 years old, pioneered a filmmaking course at her high school (because it d...
Title:Write! Shoot! Edit!: The Complete Guide For Teen Filmmakers
Product dimensions:210 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:210 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.68 in
Published:June 15, 2017
Publisher:Michael Wiese Productions
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781615932641

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