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Everything You Wanted to Know About Ballet But Were Afraid to Ask
Price: Free! Words: 41,200. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Your burning ballet questions answered... • How do I become a professional ballet dancer? • What do ballerinas eat?or do they eat at all? • Are all men who wear tights gay? These are just a few of the questions you'll find answered here. Feel the pain of what it's like to wear pointe shoes, experience the terror of meeting hot, gun-toting guys while on tour with ballet companies in exotic, di
Anne Billson on Film 2010
Price: Free! Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. Billson combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style, and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Anne Billson on Film 2009
Price: Free! Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian newspaper which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. She combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Dossiê Ida Lupino
Price: Free! Words: 27,030. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ida Lupino (1918-1995) foi atriz, diretora, roteirista e produtora. Sua trajetória revolucionária em Hollywood só agora está sendo resgatada e celebrada como ela merece. O Cine Suffragette, uma publicação poliglota sobre mulheres no cinema, reuniu 19 críticas e amantes do cinema, que escreveram 21 ensaios que compõem este e-book, um tributo ao corajoso pioneirismo de Ida Lupino.
The Ida Lupino Files
Price: Free! Words: 27,010. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ida Lupino (1918-1995) was an actress, director, screenwriter and producer. Her trailblazing trajectory in Hollywood is only now being rescued and celebrated as it should. Cine Suffragette, a multilingual publication about women on film, reunited 19 female film critics and writers, who wrote 21 essays that compose this e-book, a tribute to Ida Lupino’s fearless pioneering spirit.
Film and Fork: Recipes Inspired by the Magic of Cinema
Price: Free! Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Entertaining, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Part cookbook, part entertainment, the book features cocktails, main dishes, and desserts inspired by iconic scenes, characters, and memorable moments from 46 of our favorite films. The recipes are easy-to-follow, elegantly plated, and most importantly, taste-tested (we really enjoyed that part). We hope that our book will help you become a star in your own kitchen!
Anne Billson on Film 2011
Price: Free! Words: 37,990. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
For three years, Anne Billson wrote a film column for the Guardian newspaper which became obligatory reading for anyone interested in the world of cinema. She combines in-depth knowledge of her field with an eminently readable and unpretentious style and makes sometimes surprising and controversial observations with wit and elegance. Quite simply, she's a must-read for anyone who likes movies.
Aprendizagens e Prazeres: Ressonâncias poéticas a partir de Clarice Lispector
Price: Free! Words: 45,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Este livro surgiu de uma pesquisa de Mestrado, e tem como propósito fundamental a busca por ressonâncias poéticas a partir de Clarice Lispector para o teatro. Para esta pesquisa, optou-se pela escolha de duas principais vertentes teóricas: a da Tradução Criativa e a da Imaginação Material.
Anniversaries: 10 Years of the CMBA
Price: Free! Words: 21,630. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Celebrating 10 years of the Classic Movie Blog Association by taking a look at films and film-related events celebrating significant anniversaries including The Third Man (70 years), Double Indemnity (75 years), Ben-Hur (60 years) and more.
Pop Life: America in the Age of Pop
Price: Free! Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Pop Life is a collection of essays across four broad themes: film & television, music & hi-fi audio, video games, the political & personal. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes tackles every aspect of "the pop life" with biting wit, humor and keen insight, bringing readers on an illuminating journey across the cultural landscape.
Screenwriting Down to the Atoms: Digging Deeper into the Craft of Cinematic Storytelling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting
"Screenwriting Down to the Atoms" represents the next generation of screenwriting guides. Using fresh approaches and new discoveries, "Atoms" looks closer and digs deeper to explore concepts in greater detail while pushing thought further with new, never before seen methods. Atoms allows readers to fully grasp the art of storytelling and execute it like never before.
Spoilers Part 1 1989-1995
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Anne Billson has been writing about film for a quarter of a century. This is a selection of her published work.
Engineer's Guide to Improv and Art Games
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Part engineering reference and part improv manual, this guide tells you how to play a host of fun and challenging games that will also help you grow professionally. The games are selected from the worlds of improvisational comedy and art, but they can directly boost engineering skills, such as communication and collaboration, 3D visualization, brainstorming, and customer-centered design.
Para analizar cine y literatura
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2018 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Gracias a la reconocida labor investigativa de Lauro Zavala, que comparte aquí con atrayente magisterio, los lectores tendrán en sus manos una joya imprescindible para aquellos que aman el cine y la literatura.
Spoilers Part 2 1995-2001
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Anne Billson has been writing about films for more than a quarter of a century. This is a selection of her published work.
TARDIS Eruditorum An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 3: Jon Pertwee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,260. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A critical history of the Jon Pertwee era of Doctor Who, starting with Spearhead From Space in 1970 and ending with Planet of Spiders in 1974.
Viva il Cabaret
Price: Free! Words: 35,250. Language: Italian. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Italian Cabaret like Il Bagaglino, Il Giardino dei Supplizi, La Porta infame, in hot year of our history. La storia di cabaret italiani come il Bagaglino, il Giardino dei Supplizi, La porta infame negli anni caldi della nostra storia.
Jesters Comedy Club
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,250. Language: British English. Published: November 12, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join David on his journey through the yuppie 80s and the early 90s, as he made his comedy-club dream a reality. For a bloke with zero experience of running a club, catastrophes were never far away.
Ronald Reagan’s Legacy of Words : 1000+ Quotes of Ronald Reagan
Price: $2.15 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2019 by UB Tech. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social services
This book included a brief life story of Ronald Reagen, which will give you an idea of how this man became the 40th president of the United States and his famous quotes.
Breast Man: A Conversation with Russ Meyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Russ Meyer was one of cinema's true mavericks. His technical flair, wicked sense of humour, and predilection for actresses with enormous breasts helped turn movies like Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! and Beyond the Valley of the Dolls into firm cult favorites. This is the transcript of a 1992 conversation, which offers a glimpse into the mind of an extraordinary film-maker and true American auteur.