Films, cinema

    Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup 2

    Paperback £12.65

    The acclaimed follow-up to one of the most widely heralded special effects makeup tutorial books ever published. A Complete Guide to Special Effects Makeup Volume 2 incorporates a variety of supernatural and sci-fi character and creature designs, from zombies to dark fantasy.

    Gendering History on Screen: Women Filmmakers and Historical Films

    By Julia Erhart

    Hardback £63.66

    Analysis of how women directors explore the past from the perspective of the present.

    Masculinity in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

    By Marianne Kac-Vergne

    Hardback £61.11

    First full account of men & masculinity in modern science fiction cinema.

    David Bowie. The Man Who Fell to Earth

    Hardback £11.46

    Haunting, hallucinatory, and with a mesmerizing lead role performance from David Bowie, Nic Roeg's The Man Who Fell to Earth is a cult piece of science fiction. This book gathers a bumper collection of stills and behind-the-scenes images by unit photographer David James, including stunning shots of Bowie as humanoid...

    Movie Geek

    By Simon Brew

    Paperback £12.05

    A comprehensive compendium of cult website Den of Geek's most popular articles combined with new material to create the ultimate alternative encyclopedia of film.

    Music Rights Unveiled

    By Brooke Wentz

    Paperback £29.39

    Music Rights Unveiled provides an inside look at the complex world of music rights for film and video and includes step-by-step guidance to navigate these tricky waters. Authors Brooke Wentz and Maryam Battaglia share their decades of expertise in this user-friendly guide, designed specifically with filmmakers and producers in mind....

    Grammar of the Shot

    By Christopher J. Bowen

    Paperback Save £0.19 = £25.80

    The newly-revised and updated fourth edition of Grammar of the Shot teaches readers the principles behind successful visual communication in motion media through shot composition, screen direction, depth cues, lighting, camera movement, and shooting for editing. Many general practices are suggested that should help to create rich, multi-layered visuals. Designed...

    Italian Style

    By Eugenia Paulicelli

    Paperback £26.45

    This is the first in-depth, book-length study on fashion and Italian cinema from the silent film to the present. Italian cinema launched Italian fashion to the world. The book is the story of this launch. The creation of an Italian style and fashion as they are perceived today, especially by...

    Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers

    By Richard Botto

    Paperback £29.39

    Whether you're a producer, screenwriter, filmmaker, or other creative, you probably have a project that needs constant exposure, or a product to promote. But how do you rise above the noise? In Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers: Indie Film and the Power of the Crowd, Richard Botto explains how to put crowdsourcing...

    Bollywood

    By DK

    Hardback £17.46

    Get the inside scoop on Bollywood movies including Mother India and Sholay with this gorgeous celebration of Hindi cinema, with a foreword by Amitabh Bachchan. Bollywood charts the the world's biggest film industry year-by-year from the pioneering studios of the 1930s, through the Golden Age, to the age of Big...

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