Basics Film-Making: Producing / Edition 1

Basics Film-Making: Producing / Edition 1

by Charlotte Worthington
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Bloomsbury Academic
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Basics Film-Making: Producing / Edition 1

Basics Film-Making 01: Producing introduces the reader to the role of the producer.

It explores the production of drama, documentary and magazine pieces, identifying the skills and knowledge required to engage with the industry.

The book examines the many facets of the producer's role, giving a dynamic overview of the realities of producing film today, and exploring the entire process from development through to post-production and distribution.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9782940373574
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/06/2009
Series: Basics Filmmaking Series
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 1,322,908
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

How to get the most out of this book. Introduction. The Producer: The role; Different types of producer; The production process; The production team. The Basics: Producer greats: Lois Weber; Copyright; Legal, ethical and practical issues; Health and safety; Shooting formats; Budget; Exhibition and distribution. Producing commentary: Producer greats: Susan Fromke; The team; Documentary styles; Development; Proposal and treatment; Budget; Pre-production; Production; Post-production; Case study: The producer/director. Producing drama: Producer greats: Matthew Weiner; The team; Development; Pre-production; Production/principle photography; Post-production; Case study: The creative producer. Producing magazine shows: Producer greats: Various; Types of TV format programmes; What is a magazine show?; The team; The production schedule; Production; Post-production; An example weekly magazine programme; Case-study: The executive producer. Learning curves: Producer greats: Andrew Eaton; Oliver Goodrum - Breathing in; Joao Tristao - Ambulance Blogger; Daniel and Jesse Quinones - Cage Fighter; Daniel and Jesse Quinones - Cold Calling. Conclusion. Glossary. Acknowledgements and credits.

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