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An Interview with Steven Soderbergh about the making of Kafka
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
An in depth, candid interview with Steven Soderbergh at the start of what has proven to be a long and continuing illustrious career in Hollywood and as an independent producer and director with Oscars for Erin Brockovich (2000) and Traffic (2000), and Outstanding Directing Emmy for Behind the Caldelabra (2013).
The iPhone Documentary Filmmaking - Handbook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever had a great idea for a documentary, but just found it to pricey for equipment and crew? This handbook will help you realize the power of the iPhone and how you shoot amazing video and audio really cheap and with amazing quality. There's no need anymore for expensive and heavy equipment. Shoot your iPhone Documentary today!
Scroll Paintings of India
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book covers four scroll paintings from India - Phad from Rajasthan, Pata painting from Bengal, Cherial painting from Andhra Pradesh and Chitrakathi from Maharashtra. The paintings can be called folk art, tribal art or simply scroll which aided story tellers. Today many of these paintings are drawn on canvas to decorate homes and are a collector's item.
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Feet & Pointe Shoes
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Searching for a user manual for your pointe shoes? Search no more! This guide covers the basics on how to prepare your pointe shoes, as well as special techniques to customize your shoes and make them look and fit their best, complete with pictures and thorough descriptions. Also included are numerous stretching and strengthening exercises. Don't learn the hard way, buy your copy today!
An Aspiring Ballerina's Guide to: Auditions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Let us help you be one step ahead of the rest! The unknowns of what an audition will require can be a nerve-wracking experience, and compared to rehearsing and performing, it's a different challenge altogether. What to wear? What companies are out there? What can I expect? From resume details, photos and audition DVD's, to choosing the perfect attire, we've got it covered. Get your copy today!
Bodhidharmar Muthal Jamesbond Varai
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Price: Free! Words: 11,360. Language: Tamil. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
இவை வெறும் திரைப்பட விமர்சனங்களன்று. உலகத் திரைப்படங்களைப் பற்றி ஆழ்ந்த புரிதல் கொண்ட ஒரு ரசிகனின் கருத்துக்கள். விமர்சனங்களினூடே திரைக்கதை உத்திகள், சினிமாவைப் பற்றி ஒரு சராசரி ரசிகனுக்கு இருக்க வேண்டிய புரிதல்கள், எந்த வகையான சினிமாவை ஏற்றுக்கொள்வது, எந்த வகையான சினிமாவை நிராகரிப்பது போன்ற கருத்துக்கள், என பல்வேறு விடயங்கள் இதில் விவாதிக்கப்பட்டுள்ளன.
Frozen Dance and Movement Activities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
14 Dance and Movement Activities inspired by the movie “Frozen.” Use in dance classes, workshops, camps, PE class or incorporate in your other lesson plans. Most activities are for ages 4-8, though some can be made easier or more challenging for other ages. Appropriate for both boys and girls.
The Ultimate Film Guide; Part 4: Sci Fi, History, Drama, Bios, Sports
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This post-modern film guide effortlessly navigates stream options, trailers, ratings, reviews and purchasing options, while staying completely up-to-date thanks to hyperlinks. Two hundred films are included in the series, separated into four books of 50 each, divided by genres. Part four covers the best sci fi, period, drama, bio and sports films.
The Ultimate Film Guide; Part 3: Horror, War, Animation, Docs, Epics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This post-modern film guide effortlessly navigates stream options, trailers, ratings, reviews and purchasing options, while staying completely up-to-date thanks to hyperlinks. Two hundred films are included in the series, separated into four books of 50 each, divided by genres. Part three covers the best horror, war, animation, documentary and epic films.
The Ultimate Film Guide; Part 2: Stoners, Music, Action, Foreign, Fantasy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This post-modern film guide effortlessly navigates stream options, trailers, ratings, reviews and purchasing options, while staying completely up-to-date thanks to hyperlinks. Two hundred films are included in the series, separated into four books of 50 each, divided by genres. Part two covers the best stoner, musical, action, foreign and fantasy films.
The Ultimate Film Guide; Part 1: Cowboys, Spooks, Noir, Clowns and Wiseguys
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Price: Free! Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This post-modern film guide effortlessly navigates stream options, trailers, ratings, reviews and purchasing options, while staying completely up-to-date thanks to hyperlinks. Two hundred films are included in the series, divided into four books of 50 each, separated by genres. Part one covers the best westerns, spy flicks, film noir, comedies and gangster movies.
The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teen Actors
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
He’s been called one of the most inspired acting teachers of our time. His internationally acclaimed series of books on The Sanford Meisner Approach have transformed acting programs around the globe. His work as an actor has won him awards around the country. And now, in his most revolutionary book yet, The 7 Simple Truths of Acting for Teens and Their Teachers.
Unfinished
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Inspired by a riveting panel discussion with musicians & dance-makers on intersections between improvisation and composition at the 2013 Improvisation Summit of Portland, this book expands the conversation to 14 musicians and choreographers. Participants include: Linda Austin, John Butcher, Ben Goldberg, Buke and Gase, Tatsuya Nakatani and Nate Wooley.
The Screenplay Checklist: 57 Ways To Get Your Script Laid
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Professional readers throw out thousands of scripts every day for the 57 reasons listed here. How to make your script look sexy? How to offer your reader a smooth, flawless experience? Download now and find out!
Tango Argentino: A Pocket 'Breviary' For Its Dancers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In this book, we discover the code of honor of the 'portenos' dancers of the Tango Milonguero, who have remained 'uncontaminated' by the tourism surrounding the Tango, the major part of whom are more or less 70-80 years old. Their behavior reflects concepts that were already spoken of in ancient China!
Hitchcock Lost The Lost Silent Hitchcock and Frenzy 67
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Hitchcock Lost focuses on the story behind the lost silent Hitchcock, The Mountain Eagle and the remarkable, unmade project of the late 60s known as Kaleidoscope or Frenzy. The two film serve as anchor points in a career so rich in realized projects that their absence tantalizes like the green haze of desire Scottie's desire evokes at the Empire Hotel. The book also recounts the other stillborn p
Tango Argentino - Un Piccolo Breviario per i suoi Ballerini
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: Italian. Published: November 13, 2013 by Enrico Massetti. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In questo libro scopriamo il codice d'onore dei ballerini porteños del Tango Milonguero, non contaminati dal turismo del Tango, la cui età si aggira intorno ai 70-80 anni. Il loro comportamento rispecchia i concetti di cui si parlava già nell'antica Cina! Scopriamoli insieme seguendo le orme del saggio Lao Tse e de Viejos Milongueros. Rimarrete sicuramente sorpresi!
The Other Art: Theater Skills to Help Every Child (School Edition)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
In this easy DIY manual, teachers with little to no theater experience can teach theater skills to their students that boost esteem, confidence, and creativity. This step-by-step school edition was designed with teachers in mind. Each lesson has two short activities, an enrichment game and a true story of children in theater. Just open the book and begin!
The Other Art: Theater Skills to Help Every Child (Home Edition)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater
In this easy DIY theater manual, parents, grandparents & others can enrich a child's life with theater skills that boost esteem, confidence, and creativity. This step-by-step home edition was designed for an adult and child - or a few children - to enjoy together. Each lesson has two short activities, an enrichment game and a true story of children in theater. Just open the book and begin!
Mechanical Acting: An Essay
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Price: Free! Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A mechanical set of techniques to develop acting skills. Pace dialog to script, sing, dance and play, impersonate and play to the player.