Williamsburg Regional Library

How Hollywood Does It - Creating the Magic of Film - Directing

Summary
This program discuss three big jobs in motion picture making; screenwriting, producing and directing. The director is responsible for the overall feel and look of the film and decides on the use all of the other process of movie making - lighting, editing, mise en scene, cinematography and sound which ultimately reflect the director's control and vision. Explore films from major directors of cinema and learn how a script is formatted. Includes the opening scene from the Howard Hawks film His Girl Friday, Stanley Donen, the 1951 musical Royal Wedding, Vin-cente Minnelli, comedy film Father's Little Dividend, Frank Capra, 1941 film, Meet John Doe, John Huston, 1953 film Beat The Devi and Michael Gordon's 1950 film, Cyrano De Bergerac.
Language
eng
Note
In Process Record
Physical Description
1 online resource (streaming video file) (27 minutes):, digital, .flv file, sound
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online

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