Filmmaking Paperback Book by Jason J. Tomaric

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  • Author Jason Tomaric
  • Paperback: 536 pages
  • Publisher: Focal Press: 2010
  • ISBN: 9780240817002

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    Filmmaking, the definitive resource for filmmakers by Emmy winning director Jason J Tomaric blows the doors off the secretive film industry and shows you how to adapt the Hollywood-system for your production. Full of thousands of tips, tricks, and techniques from Emmy-winning director Jason Tomaric, Filmmaking systematically takes you through every step of how to produce a successful movie - from developing a marketable idea through selling your completed movie. Whether you're on a budget of $500 or $50,000,000, Filmmaking reveals some of Hollywood's best-kept secrets. Make your movie and do it right. The companion site includes: Over 30-minutes of high-quality video tutorials featuring over a dozen working Hollywood professionals Industry-standard forms and contracts you can use for your production Sample scripts, storyboards, schedules, call sheets, contracts, letters from the producer, camera logs and press kits 45-minute video that takes you inside the movie that launched Jason's career. 3,000 extras, 48 locations, 650 visual effects, and all made from his parent's basement for $25,000.

    Reviews Jason proves that top-notch production values are within the reach of anyone who has ever dreamt of making his own movie. Jason knows what he's talking about because he's actually done it! - Steve Skrovan, Executive Producer, "Everybody Loves Raymond" There are no wasted words in Tomaric's tome, which concisely summarizes each facet of the director's craft. It's difficult to think of a step in the process that Tomaric fails to address. -Jim Hemphill, American Cinematographer Magazine

    Contents

    Table of Contents
    DEVELOPMENT
    Chapter 1: The Script

    PRE-PRODUCTION
    Chapter 2: Pre-Production
    Chapter 3: Budgeting
    Chapter 4: Scheduling
    Chapter 5: Insurance
    Chapter 6: Locations
    Chapter 7: Auditioning Actors
    Chapter 8: The Crew
    Chapter 9: Unions & Guilds
    Chapter 10: Equipment
    Chapter 11: Production Design

    PRODUCTION
    Chapter 12: Production
    Chapter 13: Acting
    Chapter 14: Directing
    Chapter 15: Cinematography
    Chapter 16: Audio Recording
    Chapter 17: Hair & Make-Up
    Chapter 18: Craft Services & Catering

    POST-PRODUCTION
    Chapter 19: Editing
    Chapter 20: Digital Effects
    Chapter 21: Post-Production Audio
    Chapter 22: Music
    MARKETING
    Chapter 23: Distribution
    Index


    Specifications:
    • ISBN:
    • Trim: 7.5in x 9.25in
    • Publication Date: December 29, 2010
    • Format: Book - Paperback
    • Pages: 532
Filmmaking, the definitive resource for filmmakers by Emmy winning director Jason J Tomaric blows the doors off the secretive film industry and shows you how to adapt the Hollywood-system for your production. Full of thousands of tips, tricks, and techniques from Emmy-winning director Jason Tomaric, Filmmaking systematically takes you through every step of how to produce a successful movie - from developing a marketable idea through selling your completed movie. Whether you're on a budget of $500 or $50,000,000, Filmmaking reveals some of Hollywood's best-kept secrets. Make your movie and do it right. The companion site includes: Over 30-minutes of high-quality video tutorials featuring over a dozen working Hollywood professionals Industry-standard forms and contracts you can use for your production Sample scripts, storyboards, schedules, call sheets, contracts, letters from the producer, camera logs and press kits 45-minute video that takes you inside the movie that launched Jason's career. 3,000 extras, 48 locations, 650 visual effects, and all made from his parent's basement for $25,000.

Reviews Jason proves that top-notch production values are within the reach of anyone who has ever dreamt of making his own movie. Jason knows what he's talking about because he's actually done it! - Steve Skrovan, Executive Producer, "Everybody Loves Raymond" There are no wasted words in Tomaric's tome, which concisely summarizes each facet of the director's craft. It's difficult to think of a step in the process that Tomaric fails to address. -Jim Hemphill, American Cinematographer Magazine

Contents

Table of Contents
DEVELOPMENT
Chapter 1: The Script

PRE-PRODUCTION
Chapter 2: Pre-Production
Chapter 3: Budgeting
Chapter 4: Scheduling
Chapter 5: Insurance
Chapter 6: Locations
Chapter 7: Auditioning Actors
Chapter 8: The Crew
Chapter 9: Unions & Guilds
Chapter 10: Equipment
Chapter 11: Production Design

PRODUCTION
Chapter 12: Production
Chapter 13: Acting
Chapter 14: Directing
Chapter 15: Cinematography
Chapter 16: Audio Recording
Chapter 17: Hair & Make-Up
Chapter 18: Craft Services & Catering

POST-PRODUCTION
Chapter 19: Editing
Chapter 20: Digital Effects
Chapter 21: Post-Production Audio
Chapter 22: Music
MARKETING
Chapter 23: Distribution
Index


Specifications:
  • ISBN:
  • Trim: 7.5in x 9.25in
  • Publication Date: December 29, 2010
  • Format: Book - Paperback
  • Pages: 532