Harry Potter: The Character Vault

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Harper Design

ISBN: 9780062407443

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 208

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A comprehensive, full-color compendium of the key characters in all eight of the Harry Potter films, filled with never-before-seen photographs and illustrations, covering the costumes, makeup, weaponry, and behind-the-scenes story that brought each personality memorably to life on the big screen. Harry Potter: The Character Vault offers fans a deeper look at the creative development of the characters introduced in the books and brought to life in the theatrical series. Jody Revenson brings you closer to Harry, Ron, Hermione, and the students and faculty at Hogwarts, the bureaucrats at the Ministry of Magic, the Triwizard Tournament competitors, the wizarding world families, and the dark forces against them. Each profile in the book includes design sketches and unit photography showcasing the costumes of each character, along with an image of his or her wand, and other iconic props specific to the characters—brooms, Harry’s invisibility cloak, Mad-Eye Moody’s eye and prosthetic leg, and more. Discover how Quidditch gear and Hogwarts’ robes subtly changed as the characters grew up, discover the fashion and artistry behind the Weasley style, the Yule Ball dresses and robes, Slug Club party wear, and Death Eater masks and costumes. Interweaving interviews with the special effects experts, costume designers, makeup artists and the cast, Jody Revenson shows fans how the magic happens, revealing the unique filming techniques used to change particular characters’ sizes, such as a giant Hagrid and Madame Maxime, as well as special makeup processes that created the look of Harry’s Stinging Hex and Peter Pettigrew’s rat-like visage. Featured throughout are intriguing profiles of the special makeup effects artists who share the most memorable effects they’ve used to transform ordinary actors into their extraordinary fictional counterparts. Harry Potter: The Character Vault is your exclusive all-access pass into the creative process of the largest film franchise of all time, and comes complete with two exclusive removable features.
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Harry Potter

The Character Vault

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Titan Books

ISBN: 9781783296033

Category: Characters and characteristics in motion pictures

Page: 208

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Unlock new information about your favourite characters from the Harry Potter movies with this definitive coffee table book profiling the good, the bad, and everything in between. Concept art, behind-the-scenes imagery, and film stills track everyone from Harry, Hermione and Ron to Dobby, Mad-Eye Moody and Dolores Umbridge, telling their complete stories as they evolve throughout the film series. The ultimate Harry Potter character overview.
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Harry Potter: The Creature Vault

The Creatures and Plants of the Harry Potter Films

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Harper Design

ISBN: 9780062374233

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 208

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Dementors and House-elves, merpeople and Chinese Fireball Dragons—these are just a few of the magical creatures and frightening monsters populating J. K. Rowling's wizarding world. Harry Potter: The Creature Vault is a fascinating look at how this menagerie was brought to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter film series. Detailed profiles of each creature include rare concept illustrations, behind-the-scenes photography, and filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. A removable poster picturing each of the creatures and an interactive Eeylops Owl Emporium catalog complete this must-have package.
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Harry Potter: The Artifact Vault

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Harper Design

ISBN: 9780062474216

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 208

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Throughout the making of the eight Harry Potter movies, designers and craftspeople were tasked with creating fabulous chocolate-fantasy feasts, flying brooms, enchanted maps, and much more, in addition to numerous magical items necessary in a wizard’s everyday life—for example, newspapers with moving photos, vicious textbooks, and Howlers. Harry Potter: The Artifact Vault chronicles the work of the graphics department in creating vibrant and imaginative labels for potions bottles, brooms, and candy; the creation of Quidditch Quaffles, Bludgers, and Golden Snitches, lovingly crafted by the prop making team; and the stunning inventiveness used by the entire crew to create a rich, bewitched filmic universe. Accompanying the captivating text are never-before-seen art and design concepts, unit photography, and other filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. This striking full-color compendium includes two exclusive bonus inserts—a booklet showcasing the design of The Tales of Beedle the Bard prop and a Black Family Tapestry poster—as well as many more surprises.
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Harry Potter

Magical Places from the Films

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783296026

Category: Characters and characteristics in motion pictures

Page: 208

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The magical places that were brought to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter films make up the backbone of J.K. Rowling's wizarding world. This book grants a complete, unprecedented look at the process of adapting those locations for the films. Detailed profiles of each environment pair never-before-seen concept art, behind-the-scenes photos and film stills with text highlighting filmmaking secrets from the Warner Brothers archives.
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Harry Potter - The Creature Vault

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781783296019

Category: Harry Potter films

Page: 208

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Dementors and goblins, merpeople and Chinese fireball dragons - these are just a few of the magical creatures and frightening monsters populating J.K. Rowling's wizarding world. This book takes a comprehensive look at the process of bringing the menagerie to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter films.
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IncrediBuilds: Harry Potter: Dobby 3D Wood Model and Booklet

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Incredibuilds

ISBN: 9781682980293

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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An insider’s look at the beloved house-elves of the Harry Potter films, complete with a do-it-yourself 3D wood model of Dobby! Loyal and devoted to the wizards and witches they serve, house-elves are some of the most beloved magical beings of the wizarding world. With a special focus on Harry Potter’s friend Dobby, this 32-page booklet provides a thrilling behind-the-scenes look at how house-elves were brought to life for the Harry Potter films, from early designs to filmmaking secrets. Build your own Dobby with the included do-it-yourself wood model and embark on a unique and interactive journey through the world of Harry Potter. Skill Level: Easy
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From the Dragon Keepers' Vault: Leandra and Obsidian

An E-Original Short Story

Author: Kate Klimo

Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 030797488X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 35

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The Dragon Keeper series bridges the gap between Magic Tree House Merlin Missions and Harry Potter. An original short story (only available electronically!) adds background information to the newest book in this magical middle grade adventure series. It's an exciting adventure featuring Emmy's parents and the origins of the second dragon egg that appears in The Dragon in the Sea (Dragon Keepers #5). Praise for The Dragon in the Sock Drawer: "Funny and wonderfully written--a tall-tale adventure sure to grab young readers."--Mary Pope Osborne "This novel, with its unique and modern twists, is a great addition to the dragon genre for younger readers."--School Library Journal
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Harry Potter Page to Screen

The Complete Filmmaking Journey

Author: Jody Revenson,Moira Squier

Publisher: Amazon Publishing

ISBN: 9781612185910

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 1000

View: 8893

Worthy of a vault at Gringotts, this amazing, limited-edition collection includes eight exquisitely crafted volumes shelved with a scale prop replica of "The Monster Book of Monsters" and a gilded, oversized portfolio with five frame-able prints of concept art. Featuring never-before-published art and text chronicling the making of the Harry Potter films, the set is limited to just 3,000 copies worldwide. Seven of the volumes were created expressly for this collection and delve into different aspects of the filmmaking, showing how the team designed locations, graphics, costumes, creatures, and special effects. A book of the paintings of Hogwarts showcases the exquisite artistry of each. A keepsake book filled with snapshots and personal photos looks at the lasting relationships between cast and crew. The eighth volume is a cloth-bound edition of the New York Times Best-seller, Harry Potter: Page to Screen. All of these precious objects are housed in a collectible box that looks like it came from Diagon Alley. Arriving at your doorstep with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, this limited edition is the ultimate collectible for any wizard or Muggle.
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Harry Potter Film Wizardry Revised and Expanded

Author: Brian Sibley

Publisher: Harper Design

ISBN: 9780062215505

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 164

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Immerse yourself in the world of the spectacular Harry Potter film series, and learn why Yule Ball ice sculptures never melt, where Galleons, Sickles, and Knuts are really "minted," how to get a Hippogriff to work with actors, the inspiration behind Hogwarts castle, and why Dementors move the way they do. Written and designed in collaboration with the case and crew that brought J. K. Rowling's celebrated novels to the silver screen, Harry Potter: Film Wizardry delivers an enchanting interactive experience, transporting readers to the wizarding world by sharing film-making secrets, unpublished photography and artwork, and exclusive stories from the stars. Full of removable facsimile reproductions of props and paper the Harry Potter films and the talented group of Muggles that has made true movie magic.
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J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World: A Magical Yearbook

Author: Scholastic

Publisher: Scholastic UK

ISBN: 1407182129

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Imagine if you could travel through the eras of J. K. Rowling's Wizarding World! What would you pack if you were going to 1920s New York? What kind of beasts would you imagine finding in Newt's case? What do you think it would be like to study at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, or to fight Lord Voldemort in the Battle of Hogwarts? Packed with fun activities and pictures from 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' and all eight Harry Potter films, including an eight-page fold-out Wand and Spells Guide and full-page posters.
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Harry Potter: The Wand Collection (Book)

Author: Monique Peterson

Publisher: Insight Editions

ISBN: 9781683831884

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 154

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Discover the wands of your favorite Harry Potter characters. In the Harry Potter films, each wand is as unique as the witch or wizard who wields it. From Hermione Granger’s elegant, vine-wrapped wand to the bone-inlaid wands of the Death Eaters, each was designed and crafted by the filmmakers to reflect its owner’s identity. Harry Potter: The Wand Collection is a visual guide to these magical wands, their makers, and the characters who mastered them. Profiles of each wand feature stunning new photography of the original props, wand statistics, insights from the cast and crew, and other filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. This collectible volume is an ideal resource for both wand-wielding veteran fans seeking to learn the history behind these beloved items and a new generation just beginning their journey into the wizarding world.
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J. K. Rowling's Wizarding World: the Dark Arts: a Movie Scrapbook

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World

ISBN: 9780763695910

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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Learn all about Voldemort, Death Eaters, Horcruxes, Obscuruses, and more in this collectible movie scrapbook. A fascinating guide to the Dark Arts of the Harry Potter films and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, these pages cover both Dark wizards and the heroes who rise up to combat them—from Dumbledore’s Army and the Order of the Phoenix to the Hogwarts Defense Against the Dark Arts class and the Aurors of MACUSA. This collectible volume comes filled with removable artifacts, such as wanted posters, stickers, and other extraordinary items.
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IncrediBuilds: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Swooping Evil Deluxe Book and Model Set

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: Incredibuilds

ISBN: 9781682980620

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 24

View: 871

Kids can build their own customizable model with this thrilling hardcover book and 3D wood model set from IncrediBuilds. This Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them–themed book and wood model set brings the world of the upcoming film to life. Filled with incredible illustrations and unit photography, the guidebook provides fascinating behind-the-scenes facts about the film and the creatures from the Warner Bros. archive and includes a do-it-yourself 3D wood model of the Swooping Evil, one of the many magical creatures seen in the film. Skill Level: Intermediate
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Incredibuilds: Harry Potter: Aragog 3D Wood Model and Booklet

Author: Jody Revenson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781682980378

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 9098

Kids can build their own customizable Aragog with this thrilling hardcover book and 3D wood model set from IncrediBuilds. The deluxe hardcover book gives readers an inside look at how Aragog and the other Acromantula of the Harry Potter films were designed and created. Filled with incredible illustrations and unit photography, this book provides fascinating facts about the Acromantula from the movies--from digital effects secrets to how an enormous, lifelike Aragog was built. A must-have for fans of all ages, the book comes complete with a do-it-yourself wood model of Aragog. Copyright © 2016 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are (tm) and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s16)
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The Heart Forger

Author: Rin Chupeco

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 1492635863

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 528

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In The Bone Witch, Tea mastered resurrection—now she's after revenge... No one knows death like Tea. A bone witch who can resurrect the dead, she has the power to take life...and return it. And she is done with her self-imposed exile. Her heart is set on vengeance, and she now possesses all she needs to command the mighty daeva. With the help of these terrifying beasts, she can finally enact revenge against the royals who wronged her—and took the life of her one true love. But there are those who plot against her, those who would use Tea's dark power for their own nefarious ends. Because you can't kill someone who can never die... War is brewing among the kingdoms, and when dark magic is at play, no one is safe.
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J. K. Rowling's Wizarding World: Movie Magic Volume Two: Curious Creatures

Author: Ramin Zahed

Publisher: J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World

ISBN: 9780763695835

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 104

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Meet the magnificent creatures and fantastic beasts of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. Thunderbirds and Nifflers, house-elves and Hippogriffs—J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World abounds with magical creatures of all kinds. But how does a Bowtruckle come to life on the big screen? Is an Occamy a snake or a bird? And what’s the truth about Mooncalf poop? Featuring detailed creature profiles, stunning artwork, and captivating insights from the making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them and all eight Harry Potter films, these pages reveal everything fans want to know about how these creatures were created. Jam-packed with bonus material—pop-ups, lift-the-flaps, removable posters, and other goodies—this book offers young readers a thrilling backstage pass to the wizarding world.
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The Creature Garden

An Illustrator's Guide to Beautiful Beasts & Fictional Fauna

Author: Zanna Goldhawk,Harry Goldhawk

Publisher: Rock Point

ISBN: 0760364206

Category: Art

Page: 160

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The Creature Garden takes you on a step-by-step expedition through the natural world, teaching you how to draw and paint 50 animals in a whimsical folk-art style. Your guides on this journey are the husband-and-wife illustrator team Harry and Zanna Goldhawk, the founders of Papio Press, who will teach you how to make vibrant paintings of beasts—both real and imagined. Learn to create: MAMMALS, including big cats, wolves, sloths, and red pandas MARINE LIFE, including whales, sea dragons, narwhals, and giant Pacific octopi BIRDS, including peacocks, cranes, owls, and flamingos INSECTS, including butterflies, moths, bumblebees, and damselflies MYTHICAL CREATURES, including mermaids, unicorns, and dragons AND MORE! Each project takes you through every step of the artistic process, from creating an outline to adding a realistic animal pattern, along with suggestions for materials and helpful techniques. Full of lush warmth and fairy-tale wonder, The Creature Garden is a wonderful addition to the repertoire of both seasoned artists and novices alike.
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