Books tagged: film director

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The Bore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,740. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2017 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Since birth, Professor Thaddeus Proctor has lacked any attractive qualities, his only asset being a formidable yawn capable of precipitating anyone who experiences it into a state of soporific compliance. It takes Thaddeus's removal to Fairyland, and involvement in the protection of its precarious peace, to test the yawn's true might, and reveal the professor is no mere "bore."
Action: Insight into the economic, creative, and business side of the film industry
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The film and television industry is worth more than $100 billion dollars. This book will teach you how to begin your career in the film industry. Whether you want to work on a film set, start a production company, invest in films, or sell a script, this book will tell you everything you need to know.
A Strange Idea of Entertainment: Conversations with Tom McLoughlin
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 94,000. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This is the behind-the-scenes story of the strange business of creative obsession.... and one man's strange idea of entertainment.
Non-Hollywood: A Novel of Actors, Indie Film & Music
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Living in Los Angeles, a few million strangers have one thing in common: they want to make it in the entertainment business. From actors to indie film types, from rock & rollers to models -- they're here pursuing dreams, working day jobs, and rallying behind the cry of "I deserve to be famous, dammit!" With equal parts humor and empathy, Neal A. Yeager tells the story of four of these souls.
Found
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
FOUND - The story of Wanda Poltawska's guidance is not a classic book. Its author is not a writer – he is a movie director. In the book, he relates his life, which is like a movie script. It is a story filled with images that he tries to rearrange into a whole and give meaning to it. Under the watchful eye of Wanda Poltawska, who is a psychiatrist, he puts his life in order, as if it were a movie
Larry Cohen: The Stuff of Gods and Monsters
Price: $19.00 USD. Words: 261,270. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Larry Cohen: The Stuff of Gods and Monsters traces the extraordinary career of the legendary writer/producer/director responsible for such cult and classic films as Black Caesar, It's Alive, God Told Me To, The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover, Q - The Winged Serpent, The Stuff, Maniac Cop, and Phone Booth.
Showmanship: The Cinema of William Castle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 108,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Author Joe Jordan provides exhaustive scholarly analysis of each of Castle’s directorial efforts, as well as production background, little-known anecdotes, and succinct plot synopses.
Back to Back: How We Made Two Feature Films for Dirt Cheap
Price: Free! Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Evan Marlowe's personal diary of the chaotic production of his two indie films, Blood Rush and Horror House, full of behind-the-scene stills and screen grabs. "Back to Back" is light-hearted, informative and a quick read.
The Ethnicity Of Linda Lovelace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Linda Lovelace, born Linda Susan Boreman, was of working class origins. Her father's people came to the United States from England and Ireland. The father was a New York City policeman until his retirement. As Linda Lovelace, Boreman starred in Deep Throat in 1972. She came to dislike her husband who she accused of forcing her to make porn films. Linda's maternal grandfather came to NY from Italy.
Seeking the Truth: Nikita Mikhalkov and the Russian Dilemma
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian
The book is an effort to combine a purely biographical narrative about Nikita Mikhalov with the author's own film production experiences, together with some observations on many aspects of Russian history and culture. It could be used as a source in film studies, Russian studies, and could also prove useful to anyone interested in Russia.