Turning Script into Motion

Author: Stephanie Torta,Vladimir Minuty

Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC

ISBN: 1683920406

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 400

View: 1842


This revised text is designed to demonstrate the process of converting static images to an effective animation of characters and effects. Unlike many of its competitors, Storyboarding uses the accompanying DVD to show the storyboards in conjunction with a final short film and script. Material on game scripting, Motion Graphics, and Web comics has been added. The text and tutorial disc take an in-depth view on the step-by-step process for developing characters, scenes, and camera angles through the full production of a finished project. The book includes numerous techniques for analyzing scripts, provides a comprehensive look at the various types of storyboards, and covers methods used in both film-making and video game storyboards. Features: • Uses the companion DVD with an original short film, Overtime, to demonstrate the storyboards in conjunction with the script • Includes video game, motion graphic, animatic, motion comic, and e-learning storyboards with selected sample projects • Loaded with projects, figures, tips, and interviews that offer practical advice • Includes in-text commentaries on the storyboards by both the director and artist • Includes a comprehensive glossary of key terms used in the film industry

Film Directing Shot by Shot

Visualizing from Concept to Screen

Author: Steven Douglas Katz

Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing

ISBN: 9780941188104

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 366

View: 5480


An instant classic since its debut in 1991, Film Directing: Shot By Shot and its famous blue cover is one of the most well-known books on directing in the business, and is a favorite of professional directors as an on-set quick reference guide.

Developing Digital Short Films

Author: Sherri Sheridan

Publisher: New Riders Pub


Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 790


Presents tutorials designed to help create digital short films, providing information on such topics as writing a script, acting methods, camera shots, sound design, storytelling techniques, and animation.

Popular Culture

Introductory Perspectives

Author: Marcel Danesi

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1538107449

Category: Social Science

Page: 394

View: 2304


The fourth edition of Popular Culture: Introductory Perspectives features a fully updated text with new material on celebrity in the digital age and our human desire for meaning. The most accessible text on the market, this new edition expands the illustration program and adds a suite of teaching ancillaries.

Film Production Technique: Creating the Accomplished Image, 5th

Author: Bruce Mamer

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0495411167

Category: Art

Page: 480

View: 7586


FILM PRODUCTION TECHNIQUE: CREATING THE ACCOMPLISHED IMAGE, Fifth Edition, delivers a technical and aesthetic introduction to media production that couples video production techniques with strong emphasis on incorporating motion picture film into a project’s workflow. FILM PRODUCTION TECHNIQUE: CREATING THE ACCOMPLISHED IMAGE, Fifth Edition, is an incredible primer for all students, but is especially valuable to those students with limited background in the field. The text explores cutting-edge technologies as well as traditional Hollywood techniques, covering lighting, cameras, editing, crew organization, and the production process. Making complex discussions as user friendly as possible, it teaches the technical elements of the process without relying on jargon. FILM PRODUCTION TECHNIQUE: CREATING THE ACCOMPLISHED IMAGE, Fifth Edition, also lays out the basic, conventional approach to scene structure in a straightforward and methodical manner. Extremely practical, the presentation details what a reader needs to know to make a film and provides a sense of the magnitude of the process--the trials and tribulations, the mistakes, and the myriad intangibles that can make up a production. Vivid illustrations throughout the text depict equipment and their functions as well as step-by-step pictures for certain tasks. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Stealing Fire from the Gods

The Complete Guide to Story for Writers and Filmmakers

Author: James Bonnet

Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 269

View: 7899


A revised and expanded sequel to Stealing Fire from the Gods, this 2nd edition includes important new revelations concerning the ultimate source of unity, the structures of the whole story passage, the anti-hero's journey, the high-concept great idea, the secrets of charismatic characters, and the analyses of many important new stories and successful films.

Release Print

Newsletter of Film Arts Foundation, the Bay Area Organization of Independent Film and Videomakers

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Independent filmmakers

Page: N.A

View: 3904



The art of W.A.L.L.-E

Author: Tim Hauser,Andrew Stanton

Publisher: Chronicle Books Llc


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 160

View: 9419


A guide to the art of the animated film presents storyboards, sketches, character studies, and colorscripts, and provides commentary by the director, artists, and animators on making the film.