On Film Editing

On Film Editing

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by Edward Dmytryk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0240517385

ISBN-13: 9780240517384

Pub. Date: 11/28/1984

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

On Film Editing explains, in simple terms, the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes. Written in an informal "how-to-do-it" style, renowned director Edward Dmytyrk shares his expertise and experience in film editing in an anecdotal and philosophical way.

In On Film Editing, Dmytryk contends that many technicians and professionals on the

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On Film Editing explains, in simple terms, the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes. Written in an informal "how-to-do-it" style, renowned director Edward Dmytyrk shares his expertise and experience in film editing in an anecdotal and philosophical way.

In On Film Editing, Dmytryk contends that many technicians and professionals on the film crew— from the cameraman and his assistants to the producer and director— must understand film editing to produce a truly polished work. In this book he explains in layman's terms the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes from almost five decades in the film industry.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240517384
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/1984
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
892,717
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.42(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Titles and Definitions
Who Cuts the Film?
Smooth Cutting- The Ideal
The Cutter Begins
You've Got to Have a Reason
The Action Cut- and What Makes It Work
Keep It Fresh and Fast with the Overlap
Trying a Little Harder
Cutting Dialogue
The Reaction Is What Really Counts
If You Can't Make It Smooth, Make It Right
Knowing Your Audience
Dissolves: Why, How, and If
Editing- Simple and Pure
More of the Same
Rescuing the Actor
Where It All Began- The Montage
Epilogue
Filmography

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