The Directors

The Directors

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Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater,
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In the companion to the Silver Plaque-winning Starz/Encore documentary series, this book offers interviews with thirteen top filmmakers. Contains each director's filmography, complete listings of major awards, and cast credits for all films discussed.

Book News
Writer, producer, and director Robert Emery presents the first in a planned series of books based on on-camera interviews conducted for the Encore Movie Channel's documentary series, "The Directors." Only a small portion of each director's interview was used for the television series; this series of books makes the complete interview material available to film students and enthusiasts. Directors featured in the first volume are Robert Wise, Ron Howard, Sydney Pollack, James Cameron, Spike Lee, Richard Donner, Norman Jewison, John Carpenter, John Frankenheimer, Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Rydell, Sidney Lumet, and the team of David and Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : Allworth Press, c2002
ISBN: 9781581152180
Characteristics: 415 p. : ill. ; 23 cm


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