Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out

Five keys to creating authentic, distinctive work, whether you are a student, professional or simply love making films on your own For Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out, three professors at the renowned University of Southern ...

Author: Jed Dannenbaum

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1451603606

Category: Performing Arts

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Five keys to creating authentic, distinctive work, whether you are a student, professional or simply love making films on your own For Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out, three professors at the renowned University of Southern California School of Cinema-Television interviewed fifteen outstanding filmmakers, then distilled their insights into the "Five I's" of creativity. Learn how to: • Uncover your unique creative voice (Introspection) • Work from real-life observations and experience (Inquiry) • Draw on your nonconscious wells of creativity (Intuition) • Strengthen your creative collaborations (Interaction) • Communicate at the deepest level with your audience (Impact) This comprehensive approach provides practical exercises that will enrich and transform your work, whether you are looking for a story idea, lighting a set, editing a scene or selecting a music cue. The participating filmmakers, who have collectively won or been nominated for 39 Oscars and 27 Emmys, are: Anthony Minghella, writer-director (The English Patient); Kimberly Peirce, writer-director (Boys Don't Cry); John Lasseter, writer-director-producer (Toy Story); John Wells, writer-producer (ER); Hanif Kureishi, writer (My Beautiful Laundrette); Pamela Douglas, writer (Between Mother and Daughter); Renee Tajima-Pe?a, director-producer (My America...or, Honk If You Love Buddha); Ismail Merchant, producer (The Remains of the Day); Jeannine Oppewall, production designer (L.A. Confidential); Conrad L. Hall, cinematographer (American Beauty); Kathy Baker, actor (Picket Fences); Walter Murch, sound designer-editor (Apocalypse Now); Lisa Fruchtman, editor (The Right Stuff); Kate Amend, editor (Into the Arms of Strangers); and James Newton Howard, composer (The Sixth Sense).
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Directing

Film Techniques and Aesthetics Michael Rabiger ... 29, 593, 594 Craning, 51, 419 Creative Filmmaking From the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of Making Inspired Movies and Television (Dannenbaum, Hodge, and Mayer), 177, 179 Creative ...

Author: Michael Rabiger

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781136042492

Category: Performing Arts

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Directing: Film Techniques and Aesthetics is a comprehensive manual that teaches the essentials of filmmaking from the perspective of the director. Ideal for film production and directing classes, as well as for aspiring and current directors, Directing covers all phases of preproduction and production, from idea development to final cut. Thoroughly covering the basics, Directing guides the reader to professional standards of expression and control, and goes to the heart of what makes a director. The book outlines a great deal of practical work to meet this goal, with projects, exercises. The third edition emphasizes the connection between knowing and doing, with every principle realizable through projects and exercises. Much has been enhanced and expanded, notably: aspects of dramaturgy; beats and dramatic units; pitching stories and selling one's work; the role of the entrepreneurial producer; and the dangers of embedded moral values. Checklists are loaded with practical recommendations for action, and outcomes assessment tables help the reader honestly gauge his or her progress. Entirely new chapters present: preproduction procedures; production design; script breakdown; procedures and etiquette on the set; shooting location sound; continuity; and working with a composer. The entire book is revised to capitalize on the advantages offered by the revolutionary shift to digital filmmaking.
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Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect

Brady, B., Lee, L. The Understructure of Writing for Film and Television. ... Cameron, J. The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Creativity. ... Dannenbaum, J., Hodge, C., Mayer, D. Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out.

Author: Claudia H. Johnson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781136051227

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 343

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Crafting Short Screenplays that Connect introduces the essential element of 'human connection' - the ability to 'touch' the reader or observer - to the screenwriting and story creation process for short films. Claudia Hunter Johnson teaches the craft of short screenplay writing by guiding you through carefully focused writing exercises of increasing length and complexity. You will learn how to think more deeply about the screenwriter's purposes, craft an effective pattern of human change, and hone your vision and process for your short screenplays.
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Crafting Short Screenplays that Connect

Zen in the Art of Writing: Releasing the Creative Genius Within You. New York: Bantam Books, ... Writing Great Screenplays for Film and TV, New York: Prentice Hall, 1994. Cowgill, Linda. ... Creative Filmmaking From the Inside Out.

Author: Claudia Hunter Johnson

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780240806419

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 294

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The only screenwriting book with a DVD of award-winning short films and the screenplays they're based on!
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Emotions and Organizational Dynamism

The social psychology of creativity: A componential conceptualization. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45(2), 357–376. ... A model of creativity and innovation in organizations. ... Creative filmmaking from the inside out.

Author: Wilfred J. Zerbe

Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

ISBN: 9780857241788

Category: Psychology

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Emotions have widespread effects in organizations and underlie a broad range of dynamics in organizations. This volume explores the role that emotion plays in such diverse organizational phenomena as entrepreneurship, change, service failure, and creativity.
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Developing Story Ideas

Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of Making Inspired Movies and Television. Simon & Schuster, 2003 (How to minimize inbuilt messages of social and ethical bias). Lamott, Anne. Bird by Bird: Some Instructions ...

Author: Michael Rabiger

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9781317351474

Category: Performing Arts

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The vast majority of screenplay and writing books that focus on story development have little to say about the initial concept that inspired the piece. Developing Story Ideas: The Power and Purpose of Storytelling, Third Edition provides writers with ideational tools and resources to generate a wide variety of stories in a broad range of forms. Celebrated filmmaker and author Michael Rabiger demonstrates how to observe situations and themes in the writer’s own life experience, and use these as the basis for original storytelling. This new edition has been updated with chapters on adaptation, improvisation, and cast collaboration’s roles in story construction, as well as a companion website featuring further projects, class assignments, instructor resources, and more. Gain the practical tools and resources you need to spark your creativity and generate a wide variety of stories in a broad range of forms, including screenplays, documentaries, novels, short stories, and plays Through hands-on, step-by-step exercises and group and individual assignments, learn to use situations and themes from your own life experience, dreams, myth, and the news as the basis for character-driven storytelling; harness methods of screenplay format, dialogue, plot structure, and character development that will allow your stories to reach their fullest potential
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Transgender Cinema

Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of Making Inspired Movies and Television. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2003. Driver, Susan. Queer Youth Cultures. Albany: SUNY P, 2008. Duarte, Ewan.

Author: Rebecca Bell-Metereau

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN: 9780813597355

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 130

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Transgender Cinema gives readers the big picture of how trans people have been depicted on screen. Beginning with a history of trans tropes in classic Hollywood cinema, from comic drag scenes in Chaplin’s The Masquerader to Garbo’s androgynous Queen Christina, and from psycho killer queers to The Rocky Horror Picture Show’s outrageous queen, it examines a plethora of trans portrayals that subsequently emerged from varied media outlets, including documentary films, television serials, and world cinema. Along the way, it analyzes milestones in trans representation, like The Crying Game, Boys Don’t Cry, Hedwig and the Angry Inch,and A Fantastic Woman. As it traces the evolution of trans people onscreen, Transgender Cinema also considers the ongoing controversies sparked by these movies and series both within LGBTQ communities and beyond. Ultimately it reveals how film and television have shaped not only how the general public sees trans people, but also how trans people see themselves. Selected Filmography: Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, All about My Mother, Anak, Austin Unbound, Becoming Chaz, The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveros, Boy I Am, Boy Meets Girl, Boys Don’t Cry, The Brandon Teena Story, A Busy Day, Call Me Malcolm, Carlotta, Change over Time, The Crying Game, Dallas Buyers Club, The Danish Gir, The Devil Is a Woman, Drunktown’s Finest, Facing Mirrors, A Fantastic Woman, 52 Tuesdays, Flesh, Girl Inside, A Girl like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, I Was a Male War Bride,Kate Bornstein Is a Queer and Pleasant Danger, Kumu Hina, La Cage aux Folles, Ma Vie en Rose (My Life in Pink) The Masquerader, Myra Breckinridge, Orlando, Paris Is Burning, Playing with Gender, Psycho, Queen Christina, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Saga of Anatahan, She’s a Boy I Knew, Silence of the Lambs, Some Like It Hot, Southern Comfort, Still Black: A Portrait of Black Transmen, Stonewall, The Tenant, Three Generations. Tomboy, Tootsie, Transamerica, Transparent, Trash, Whatever Suits You, A Woman.
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Jim Henson

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT FILMMAKERS BOOKS Currell, David. Puppets and Puppet Theater. Wiltshire, U.K.: Crowood Press, 1999. Dannenbaum, Jed, Carroll Hodge, and Doe Mayer. Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of ...

Author: James Robert Parish

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 9781438111926

Category: Motion picture producers and directors

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Jim Henson: Puppeteer and Filmmakeraprofiles a master of creative puppetry, the man behindaThe Muppet ShowaandaSesame Street. This informative volume provides useful information on how to become an artist and filmmaker while tracing those steps taken by a professional. Through his unwavering belief in the positive potential of puppetry and the media of film and television, Jim Henson became one of the most beloved artists of the past century. Henson's Muppets became the basis of the award-winning television series The Muppet Show, the stars of several highly successful feature films, and the foundation of one of the most influential childrenOCOs television programs in history, Sesame Street. Henson, who passed away in 1990, garnered many awards and is loved the world over for his creative efforts."
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Merchant Ivory

Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of Making Inspired Movies and Television. New York: Simon and Schuster. Higson, Andrew. 2005. English Heritage, English Cinema. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Hill, John.

Author: Laurence Raw

Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN: 9781628469714

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 160

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Merchant-Ivory: Interviews gathers together, for the first time, interviews made over the past five decades with director James Ivory (b. 1928), producer Ismail Merchant (1936–2005), and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (b. 1927). Beginning with their earliest work in India, and ending with James Ivory's last film, The City of Your Final Destination (2009), the book traces their career, while offering valuable insights into their creative filmmaking process. The volume serves as a corrective to the prevailing critical orthodoxy attached to Merchant-Ivory's work, which tends to regard them as being solely concerned with historically accurate costumes and settings. As independent filmmakers, they have developed an idiosyncratic approach that resists facile classification. Merchant-Ivory have insisted on maintaining their independence. More importantly, this book shows how Merchant-Ivory have always taken considerable care in casting their films, as well as treating actors with respect. This is a deliberate policy, designed to bring out one of the triumvirate's principal thematic concerns, running throughout their work—the impact of the “clash of cultures” on individuals. Partly this has been inspired by their collective experiences of living and working in different cultures. They do not offer any answers to this issue; rather they believe that their task is simply to raise awareness; to make filmgoers conscious of the importance of cultural sensitivities that assume paramount significance in any exchange, whether verbal or nonverbal.
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Globally Networked Teaching in the Humanities

Accessed July 2, 2014. www.nytimes.com/1981/02/15/ movies/australia-s-pride-is-it-s-new-wave-of-films.html. Dannenbaum, Jed, Carroll Hodge, and Doe Mayer. 2003. Creative Filmmaking from the Inside Out: Five Keys to the Art of Making ...

Author: Alexandra Schultheis Moore

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317625575

Category: Education

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As colleges and universities in North America increasingly identify "internationalization" as a key component of the institution’s mission and strategic plans, faculty and administrators are charged with finding innovative and cost-effective approaches to meet those goals. This volume provides an overview and concrete examples of globally-networked learning environments across the humanities from the perspective of all of their stakeholders: teachers, instructional designers, administrators and students. By addressing logistical, technical, pedagogical and intercultural aspects of globally-networked teaching, this volume offers a unique perspective on this form of curricular innovation through internationalization. It speaks directly to the ways in which new technologies and pedagogies can promote humanities-based learning for the future and with it the broader essential skills of intercultural sensitivity, communication and collaboration, and critical thinking.
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