Recommended Readings                                            Helpful Tips

Various faculty and staff recommend the following readings:                                  Articles and links to  tools and Techniques for Production:

In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing                                          Casting Your Student Film Projects Author: Walter Murch                                                                                                        Tips on finding talent and holding auditions

Conversations: Walter Murch and the Art of Editing Film Author: Michael Ondaatje, Walter Murch ISBN-13: 9780375709821

On Film Editing Author: Edward Dmytryk ISBN-13: 9780240517384

Rebel Without a Crew Author: Robert Rodriguez

The Filmmaker's Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide for the Digital Age Authors: Steven Ascher and Edward Pincus

Barnouw, Erik (1976). Documentary: a history of the non-fiction film New York: Oxford University Press.

Psychology for Screenwriters: Building conflict in your script. Author: Indick, William ISBN 0-941188-87-6

Video Culture: a critical investigation. Author: Hanhardt, John ISBN 0-87905-279-1 (pbk.)

Cinematic Storytelling: the 100 most powerful film conventions every filmmaker must know. Author:Van Sijll, Jennifer ISBN 1-932907-05-X www.mwp.com

The Writer's Journey: Mythic structure for writers (2 ed.). Author: Vogler, Christopher ISBN 0-941188-70-1 www.mwp.com