Book List Adwrtehaethszd

Despite much of today’s education revolving around the Web, I find nothing more effective then chucking the blogs and cracking a classic volume on cinema.  Below you’ll find an ever growing list of my favorites.



Film Directing Shot by Shot, by Steven D. Katz


Save The Cat, by Blake Snyder

Story, by Robert McKee


The Five C’s of Cinematography, by Joseph V. Mascelli

Cinematography, by Kris J. Malkiewicz


Motion Picture and Video Lighting, by Blain Brown

Painting With Light, by John Alton

Set Lighting Technician’s Handbook, by Harry Box

Production Design:

The Art Direction Handbook for Film, by Mike Rizzo

The Filmmaker’s Guide to Production Design, by Vincent LoBrutto


In the Blink of an Eye, by Walter Murch