In Production Design and Art Direction sixteen of the world's greatest production designers discuss their craft, revealing the creative process which led to the look of the most memorable films of our time. Contributors include Dean Tavoularis (Godfather Trilogy), Dante Ferretti (whose work with Fellini, Pasolini and Scorsese covers the span of the best of Italian cinema) and Anna Asp (Fanny and Alexander). As aesthetically appealing as any art book, Production Design and Art Direction is densely illustrated with drawings, scripts, storyboards and models, as well as stills from the films. This book is part of the Screencraft series, which includes the enormously successful Cinematography, also by Peter Ettedgui and published by Focal Press in the US.
The text is based on the words of 16 masters of the craft
Beautifully produced and lavishly illustrated with drawings, scripts, storyboards, models and stills from memorable films
Part of the Screencraft series, the first books to explore the crafts of filmmaking by tracing the entire creative process through the eyes of leading practitioners
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Peter entered the UK film industry in 1986, gaining experience in a number of screen crafts. Initially he worked in production, before moving into the camera department and cutting rooms on pop promos, feature films and television documentaries. He has subsequently worked as a Director's Assistant to Ken Russell, as script and music editor, and associate producer on a number of television projects before becoming a screenwriter. His feature film credits include Vigo (1998) and Onegin (1999).Review:
"The first two in the Screencraft Series written by Peter Ettedgui - Cinematography and Production Design & Art Direction, are beautifully produced large-format books." - Robert Goodman, Videography July 2000
"The second in the Focal Press Screencraft Series, Production Design & Art Direction is a large-format and lavishly-illustrated book featuring interviews with 16 world-renowned art directions and production designers." - Film and Video, June 2000
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Book Description Focal Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110240804007
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Book Description Focal Press, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0240804007