ERIC Number: ED083786
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
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Shootout on the Silver Screen: A First Book for Filmmakers.
Martin, Ernest F., Jr.
The purpose of this book is to acquaint the beginning filmmaker with the tools and basic principles of filmmaking so that a base can be built for future, creative filmmaking. The film camera is described and its operation discussed in detail in a first section, a second section considers film composition, a third section details film lighting, a fourth covers film editing, film sound is examined in the fifth section, and a section on film directing and scripting concludes the book. Drawings, examples and exercises supplement each section, and a glossary of film terms is also included. (SH)
Descriptors: Audio Equipment, Film Production, Films, Guides, Lighting, Photographic Equipment, Photography, Playwriting, Production Techniques, Scripts, Sound Effects, Sound Tracks
The Perfection Form Company, Logan , IA 51546
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