Art of Filmmaking (6pc)

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This box set brings into a single collection five critically-acclaimed documentaries on various aspects of moviemaking, tailor-made for film enthusiasts. The contents include: Peter Hanson's 2009 Tales from the Script, which finds such scriptwriting icons as John Carpenter (Starman), David S. Ward (The Sting), Paul Schrader (Afflication) and William Goldman (Marathon Man) pontificating on their craft as scribes; and the American Film Institute's epic-length program Directors: Life Behind the Camera, in which ...
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Overview

This box set brings into a single collection five critically-acclaimed documentaries on various aspects of moviemaking, tailor-made for film enthusiasts. The contents include: Peter Hanson's 2009 Tales from the Script, which finds such scriptwriting icons as John Carpenter (Starman), David S. Ward (The Sting), Paul Schrader (Afflication) and William Goldman (Marathon Man) pontificating on their craft as scribes; and the American Film Institute's epic-length program Directors: Life Behind the Camera, in which directors such as Barry Levinson, Steven Spielberg and Martin Scorsese talk about the filmmaking craft and reflect their own careers; Carl-Gustav Nykvist's biographical documentary Light Keeps Me Company, about the life and career of cinematographer Sven Nykvist. Also included are the programs Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary (2008), where such acclaimed documentarians as Werner Herzog and Errol Morris reflect on their approaches to nonfiction filmmaking, and Lavender Limelight (1997), in which seven lesbian directors discuss some of the unique challenges posed by LGBT cinema.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/2011
  • UPC: 720229914888
  • Rating:

  • Source: First Run Features
  • Time: 9:34:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 57,590

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Tales From the Script
1. Introduction [1:18]
2. Anybody Can Do That [5:44]
3. Food Stamps and Good Wishes [6:14]
4. Nobody Wants Your Stuff [5:39]
5. It's a Movie [7:16]
6. Freefall [10:30]
7. A Post-Content Era [5:00]
8. Chopped and Mashed [8:13]
9. Always Sit on the Couch [6:12]
10. Visitation Rights [9:47]
11. All Sixteen Feet of Him [7:38]
12. You'll Do Another One [11:03]
13. One Really Good Sentence [7:37]
14. A Last Laugh Business [9:34]
15. Credits [2:15]
Disc #4 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Light Keeps Me Company
2. Chapter 1 [4:03]
3. Chapter 2 [2:13]
4. Chapter 3 [10:20]
5. Chapter 4 [7:20]
6. Chapter 5 [6:47]
7. Chapter 6 [7:35]
8. Chapter 7 [5:36]
9. Chapter 8 [4:50]
10. Chapter 9 [5:57]
11. Chapter 10 [6:15]
12. Chapter 11 [3:40]
13. Chapter 12 [4:56]
Disc #5 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary
2. Becoming a Filmmaker [2:28]
3. What Is Documentary? [5:37]
4. Where Do Ideas Come From? [7:00]
5. Planning & Preparation [5:12]
6. Casting From Real Life [5:51]
7. Director & Subject Relationship [2:50]
8. The Art of the Interview [8:14]
9. Truth: A Contested Notion [4:52]
10. Ethics: Representing Reality [4:53]
11. Risk & Adversity [3:23]
12. Access & Trust [4:09]
13. Getting the Shots [9:37]
14. The Power of Images [3:29]
15. Recreating Reality [5:41]
16. Designing Sound [4:31]
17. Music: Enhancement or Intrusion? [6:07]
18. Narration: A Voice in Your Ear [2:06]
19. Cutting Reality: The Art of Editing [6:35]
20. Epilogue [3:05]
21. Credits [1:23]
2. Devenir Cinéaste [2:29]
3. Qu'est-ce Que Le Documentaire? [5:36]
4. D'où Viennent Les Idées? [7:00]
5. Planification Et Préparation [5:13]
6. Choix Des Personnages À Partir De La Vraie Vie [5:51]
7. Relation Entre Le Réalisateur Et Le Sujet [2:50]
8. L'art De L'entrevue [8:14]
9. La Vérité: Une Notion Contestée [4:51]
10. L'éthique: Représenter La Réalité [4:53]
11. Risque Et Adversité [3:23]
12. Accès Et Confiance [4:09]
13. Obtenir Les Prises [9:37]
14. Le Pouvoir Des Images [3:29]
15. Recréer La Réalité [5:41]
16. La Conception Du Son [4:31]
17. La Musique: Enrichissement Ou Intrusion? [6:07]
18. La Narration: Une Voix Dans Ton Oreille [2:06]
19. Découper La Réalité: L'art Du Montage [6:35]
20. Épilogue [3:05]
21. Générique [1:22]
Disc #6 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Lavender Limelight: Lesbians in Film
1. Opening Titles [:47]
2. Jennie Livingston [8:00]
3. Rose Troche [7:32]
4. Monika Treut [7:56]
5. Maria Maggenti [8:16]
6. Su Friedrich [8:27]
7. Heather Lyn MacDonald [5:46]
8. Cheryl Dunye [8:38]
9. End Credits [:44]
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Disc #1 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Tales From the Script
   Play Film
   Chapters
   Special Features
      More Tales From the Script
      The Gospel According to Bill
      Advice for New Screenwriters
      Director Biography
      Tales From the Script: The Book
      You May Also Enjoy...
   First Run Features
Disc #2 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Directors: Life Behind the Camera: Disc 1
   Play Video
   Everyone Has to Start Somewhere
      Play All 33 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
      Choose a Director: Robert Benton
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: James Cameron
      Choose a Director: Chris Columbus
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Johathan Demme
      Choose a Director: Richard Donner
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
      Choose a Director: Nora Ephron
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: George Lucas
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Sydney Pollack
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
      Choose a Director: Tony Scott
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
   The Art of Writing & Choosing Scripts
      Play All 22 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Benton
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Richard Donner
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: George Lucas
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
   The Care & Feeding of Actors
      Play All 20 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
      Choose a Director: Robert Benton
      Choose a Director: James Cameron
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
      Choose a Director: Nora Ephron
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
   Your Cinematographer Is Your Best Friend
      Play All 10 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Richard Donner
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
      Choose a Director: Sydney Pollack
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
   Filmographies & Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Robert Benton
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: James Cameron
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Chris Columbus
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Johathan Demme
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Richard Donner
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Nora Ephron
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: George Lucas
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Sydney Pollack
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Tony Scott
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
         Feature Filmography
         Interesting Facts
   Credits
Disc #3 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Directors: Life Behind the Camera: Disc 2
   Play Video
   One of Their Most Compelling Films
      Play All 33 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
      Choose a Director: Robert Benton
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: James Cameron
      Choose a Director: Chris Columbus
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Johathan Demme
      Choose a Director: Richard Donner
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
      Choose a Director: Nora Ephron
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: George Lucas
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
      Choose a Director: Adrian Lyne
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Sydney Pollack
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
      Choose a Director: Tony Scott
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
   It's Their Opinion
      Play All 14 Directors
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: Chris Columbus
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
      Choose a Director: William Friedkin
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
      Choose a Director: David Lynch
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
      Choose a Director: Steven Spielberg
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
   Will the Industry Survive?
      Play All 13 Directors
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Lawrence Kasdan
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Sydney Pollack
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
      Choose a Director: Oliver Stone
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
   Long After They Are Gone
      Play All 23 Directors
      Choose a Director: Robert Altman
      Choose a Director: Tim Burton
      Choose a Director: James Cameron
      Choose a Director: Chris Columbus
      Choose a Director: Wes Craven
      Choose a Director: Cameron Crowe
      Choose a Director: Frank Darabont
      Choose a Director: Johathan Demme
      Choose a Director: Clint Eastwood
      Choose a Director: Terry Gilliam
      Choose a Director: Ron Howard
      Choose a Director: Spike Lee
      Choose a Director: Barry Levinson
      Choose a Director: George Lucas
      Choose a Director: Garry Marshall
      Choose a Director: Penny Marshall
      Choose a Director: Rob Reiner
      Choose a Director: Martin Scorsese
      Choose a Director: Ridley Scott
      Choose a Director: Tony Scott
      Choose a Director: Bryan Singer
      Choose a Director: Robert Zemeckis
      Choose a Director: David Zucker
   Credits
Disc #4 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Light Keeps Me Company
   Play Movie
   Scene Access
   Director's Foreword
   Sven Nykvist Filmography
   Trailer Gallery
      Fighter: Coming Soon
      42 Up: Coming Soon
      Live Nude Girls Unite!: Coming Soon
      New York in the Fifties: Coming Soon
      Contact Us
   About First Run Features
Disc #5 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary
   Capturing Reality: The Art of Documentary
      Play Movie
      Chapters
   L'Art Du Réel: Le Cinéma Documentaire
      Le Film
      Les Chapitres
Disc #6 -- The Art of Filmmaking / Lavender Limelight: Lesbians in Film
   Play
   Chapters
   Biographies
      Cheryl Dunye
      Su Friedrich
      Jennie Livingston
      Heather Lyn MacDonald
      Maria Maggenti
      Monika Treut
      Rose Troche
   Trailers
      A Wink and a Smile
      For the Bible Tells Me So
      Female Misbehavior
      Been Rich All My Life
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