Offer valid till 29 December 2020. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Save for later . Bought for the wrong reason...still worth it, A friend recommended this book saying, "I'm not sure you want to learn about making movies, but this is a great project management book. Buy the selected items together. Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music Unlimited for free. Please try again. *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. Making Movies [Lumet, Sidney] on Amazon.com.au. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages that interest you. He has been nominated by the Directors Guild of America for Best Director seven times. There was no mention of that in the description. Drawing on 40 years of experience on movies ranging from Long Day's Journey Into Night to The Verdict, Lumet explains the painstaking labor that results in two hours of screen magic. --This text refers to the. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Learn more about Import fee deposit here. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. From the first rehearsal to the final screening, Making Movies is a master’s take, delivered with clarity, candor, and a wealth of anecdote. Get this from a library! Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 2, 2017, Essential reading for film making students and those interested in the complexity and creative process which exists behind the screen. Making Movies [Lumet, Sydney] on Amazon.com.au. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 23, 2019. Wonder no more, because Sidney Lumet's Making Movies is a terrific journey through each stage of filmmaking that is overseen by the director. Have you ever thought about how these components are collated? It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Learn more about VAT here. ;Only the director knows the background to the scenes, behind every passing frame of film, and the complex series of details and decisions involved, from budget considerations to divine inspiration, from the earliest rehearsal to the final screening. If you're a fan of great cinema, you can do yourself no greater benefit than reading this incredible book. America's most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. And in fact, they still predominantly are.” ― Sidney Lumet, Making Movies Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. From the first rehearsal to the final screening, Making Movies is a master’s take, delivered with clarity, candor, and a wealth of anecdote. Unable to add item to List. His macro treatment of how a movie is made, from beginning to end, affords the reader a privileged perspective and practical map for approaching the film making … What does it take to keep the studio honchos happy? Please try again. No Kindle device required. Making Movies Sidney Lumet. For anyone who loves film. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. These promotions will be applied to this item: Find all the books, read about the author and more. ISBN 13: 9780307763662. It is a pleasure to read a book by a world-famous director who is so down to earth and friendly. Something went wrong. All Hello, Sign in. Enjoyed the book from an admired Director. From one of America's most acclaimed directors comes a book that is both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. This is fair enough, but it would have been good to supply me with that information before I ordered it. A very good reading for any aspiring directors. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. As a result, I still think of movie crews as male. Sent from and sold by Amazon. He has also been honored by the French government as a Commander of Arts and Letters. Lumet purports to take readers through the process of making a movie, from concept to theatrical release--and then proceeds to share such trade secrets as his predilection for bagels and coffee before heading out to a set and his obsessive dislike for teamsters. Making Movies by Sidney Lumet(1996-03-19): Books - Amazon.ca. Lumet's book reveals the ingredients for the potion that brings movie magic to life and assures one thing: you will never look at movies the same way again. Buy Making Movies by Lumet, Sidney (ISBN: 9780679756606) from Amazon's Book Store. Something went wrong. *FREE* shipping on eligible orders. Why does a director choose a particular script? Please try your request again later. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. This item: Making Movies by Sidney Lumet Paperback £8.99. For in this book, Sidney Lumet, one of our most consistently acclaimed directors, gives us both a professional memoir and a definitive guide to the art, craft, and business of the motion picture. Good book, but I was surprised to discover coloured highlighter pens had been used extensively on it. ", Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 1, 2012, This is the most fascinating book currently available on how a movie is made. He died in 2011. 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