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My First Movie: Take Two: Ten Celebrated Directors Talk about Their First Filmby Stephen Lowenstein
Synopses & Reviews
A sequel to the critically acclaimed My First Movie, Stephen Lowenstein once again talks to some of our most celebrated filmmakers about their debut films. Lowenstein interviews ten directorsabout their career-launching film and how they got the movie off the ground: how they raised the finance, found actors, searched for locations, worked with the crew and saw the project through to completion. Filmmakersinterviewed include Richard Linklater on Slacker; Alejandro Gonzaaacute;lez Inntilde;arritu on Amores Perros; Terry Gilliam on Jabberwocky; and SamMendes on American Beauty. A wonderfully rich compendium that is lively, informative, funny, and often surprising.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
In a companion volume to My First Movie, a series of in-depth interviews with ten celebrated world filmmakers--including Sam Mendes, Richard Linklater, Takeshi Kitano, and Terry Gilliam--reveals the directors' experiences working on their first film and discusses such topics as backers, budgets, locations, daily life on the set, and more. 20,000 first printing.
A series of in-depth interviews with ten celebrated world filmmakers--including Sam Mendes, Richard Linklater, Takeshi Kitano, and Terry Gilliam--reveals their experiences working on their first film, offering glimpses into the filmmaking process.
About the Author
STEPHEN LOWENSTEIN is the author of My First Movie. He has worked on British television documentaries for Channek 4, ITV, and te BBC. He is the writer-director of two critically acclaimed short films and currently has several feature-length projects in development in England and the United States. He lives in London.
Table of Contents
Table of contents only: http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0718/2007021606.html.
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