The Working Director

The Working Director

How to Arrive, Thrive, and Survive in the Director's Chair

Book - 2005
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Written by a successful working director, this text offers practical career-building advice to aspiring and beginning directors. The volume follows a linear format that explains how to get a job, do it well, and make the personal connections that lead to more work. Sample topics include joining the appropriate guild, hiring assistants, meeting the cast, directing stars, working with editors, and sending thank you notes. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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A step-by-step guide to the rules of engagement--starting with what and what not to say on the first producer phone call, how to deal with writers, with stars, with crews. A fun, irreverent, informative, gloves-off guide to landing the work, doing the work, and getting more.

Publisher: Studio City, CA : M. Wiese Productions, 2005
ISBN: 9781932907025
Characteristics: xxii, 186 p. : ill. ; 23 cm

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