1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 25 sec.)) : sd., col.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 03, 2015.
Directing Process Overview (1:14) -- Film Script (2:28) -- From Screenplay to Filming (2:22) -- Director's Role (2:09) -- Stanley Donen (2:39) -- Vincente Minnelli (2:14) -- Frank Capra (2:31) -- John Huston (2:26) -- Lewis Milestone (2:10) -- Michael Gordon (2:12) -- Walter Lang (3:02) -- Credits: How Hollywood Does It - Film History & Techniques of The Directing Process (0:17)
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
How Hollywood Does It is a look at the history, techniques, movements and people who create the magic of motion pictures. 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 Devil and Michael Gordon's 1950 film, Cyrano De Bergerac. Hosted by Jeffrey Hill and Mark A. Graves - Jeffrey Hill is an associate professor at Morehead State University, Department of Communication, Media and Leadership Studies. Dr. Mark Graves is an associate professor of English.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Title from distributor's description (Films Media Group, November 04, 2015).
Films Media Group, film distributor.
TMW Media Group, production company.