Projections 4

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ISBN 9780571173631 Format Paperback
9780571173631
Paperback
Published 01/11/2002 Length 352 pages
352

About Book

Projections is a forum for film-makers in which the practitioners of cinema write about their craft. In this edition we celebrate the centenary of film with articles ranging from an interview with Louis Lumière - the inventor of the cinema - to James Toback's tales of contemporary Hollywood. Included in Projections 4:

Louis Lumière - Founding Father
Martin Scorsese - Anamorphobia
James Toback - A Journal for 1994
Penn on Penn
Ken Burns - Raising the Dead
Sidney Howard - The Gone with the Wind Letters and The Story Gets a Treatment
Louis Malle, Andre Gregory, Wallace Shawn, Julianne Moore, Fred Berner, Larry Pine - Chekhov's Children
Walter Murch - Sound Design: The Dancing Shadow
Eddie Fowlie - Playing Cowboys and Indians
John Seale - Lunch and a Book
Gene Kelly - An American in Paradise
Sally Potter - The Tango Lesson
Federico Fellini - Creation and the Artist
Viggo Mortensen - Missing Sandy Dennis
Lindsay Anderson - On John Ford

This edition also includes contributions by Percy Adlon, Kevin Brownlow, Roger Corman, Alex Cox, Andre de Toth, Nora Ephron, Monte Hellman, Huang Mingchuan, Richard Lowenstein, Dusan Makavejev, Arthur Penn, Vincent Sherman, Istvan Szabo, Michael Tolkin, Vincent Ward and Fred Zinneman.

Projections is a forum for film-makers in which the practitioners of cinema write about their craft. In this edition we celebrate the centenary of film with articles ranging from an interview with Louis Lumière - the inventor of the cinema - to James Toback's tales of contemporary Hollywood. Included in Projections 4:Louis Lumière - Founding FatherMartin Scorsese - AnamorphobiaJames Toback - A Journal for 1994Penn on PennKen Burns - Raising the DeadSidney Howard - The Gone with the Wind Letters and The Story Gets a TreatmentLouis Malle, Andre Gregory, Wallace Shawn, Julianne Moore, Fred Berner, Larry Pine - Chekhov's ChildrenWalter Murch - Sound Design: The Dancing ShadowEddie Fowlie - Playing Cowboys and IndiansJohn Seale - Lunch and a BookGene Kelly - An American in ParadiseSally Potter - The Tango LessonFederico Fellini - Creation and the ArtistViggo Mortensen - Missing Sandy DennisLindsay Anderson - On John FordThis edition also includes contributions by Percy Adlon, Kevin Brownlow, Roger Corman, Alex Cox, Andre de Toth, Nora Ephron, Monte Hellman, Huang Mingchuan, Richard Lowenstein, Dusan Makavejev, Arthur Penn, Vincent Sherman, Istvan Szabo, Michael Tolkin, Vincent Ward and Fred Zinneman.
  • Edited By: John Boorman

    John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was 'Catch Us If You Can' in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making.

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