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10 books about filmmaking

Pick up one of these featured titles on filmmaking in February 2021.

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There are hundreds of books published on filmmaking. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.
The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company cover

272 pages

$25.20

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company by Robert Iger

Publisher: Random House

My First Movie: Twenty Celebrated Directors Talk about Their First Film cover

496 pages

$15.99

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My First Movie: Twenty Celebrated Directors Talk about Their First Film by Various

Publisher: Penguin Books

Save The Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need cover

195 pages

$16.27

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Save The Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need by Blake Snyder

Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions

Bare Bones Camera Course For Film And Video cover

176 pages

$10.39

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Bare Bones Camera Course For Film And Video by Tom Schroeppel

Publisher: Allworth Press

What Film Schools Don’t Tell You: Your Basic Guide to Making Movies and Finding Good Distribution cover

289 pages

$14.99

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What Film Schools Don’t Tell You: Your Basic Guide to Making Movies and Finding Good Distribution by Kelly Schwarze

Publisher: Indie Film Factory, LLC

The Filmmaker's Eye: Learning (and Breaking) the Rules of Cinematic Composition cover

208 pages

$37.68

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The Filmmaker's Eye: Learning (and Breaking) the Rules of Cinematic Composition by Gustavo Mercado

Publisher: Focal Press

Empowered Filmmaking: How To Make a Documentary On Your Own Terms cover

254 pages

$29.95

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Empowered Filmmaking: How To Make a Documentary On Your Own Terms by Sarah Moshman

Publisher: Nevertheless Films LLC

The Director's Six Senses: An Innovative Approach to Developing Your Filmmaking Skills cover

144 pages

$12.19

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The Director's Six Senses: An Innovative Approach to Developing Your Filmmaking Skills by Simone Bartesaghi

Publisher: Michael Wiese Productions

How to Shoot Video That Doesn't Suck: Advice to Make Any Amateur Look Like a Pro cover

248 pages

$14.24

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How to Shoot Video That Doesn't Suck: Advice to Make Any Amateur Look Like a Pro by Steve Stockman

Publisher: Workman Publishing Company

Lessons from the Set: A DIY Guide to Your First Feature Film, from Script to Theaters cover

301 pages

$16.99

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Lessons from the Set: A DIY Guide to Your First Feature Film, from Script to Theaters by Usher Morgan

Publisher: Library Tales Publishing

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