Directing
4. FILM: STORY TOLD IN PICTURES
 
Grammar of the film language
1. 180-degree rule
2. A three-player situation
3. David-Ann-Maria
4. DAM floor-plan
5.DAM 2

6. Elia Kazan on What Makes a Director
7. 

FILMS ON DIRECTING

PBS AMERICAN MASTERS
1. A Letter to Elia. (http://video.pbs.org/video/1947064818/)

2. Woody Allen: A Documentary (http://video.pbs.org/video/2163103615)

 

3. Spielberg on Spielberg, documentary, 2007, dir. Richard Schickel Scorsese on Scorsese, documentary, 2004, dir. Richard Schickel

4. Eastwood on Eastwood, documentary, 1997, dir. Richard Schickel

 

5. Elia Kazan: A Director’s Journey, documentary, 1995, dir. Richard Schickel
 

6. Apocalypse Now Redux, dir. Francis Ford Coppola
7. Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s
8. Apocalypse, documentary, 1991, dir. Eleanor Coppola

 

9. The Shining, 1980, dir. Stanley Kubrick
10. The Making of The Shining, documentary, 1980, dir. Vivien Kubrick
11. Stanley Kubrick--A Life in Pictures, documentary, 2001, dir. Jan Harlan

 

12. Kurosawa (including bonus material), documentary, 2001, dir. Adam Low
 

13. Fanny and Alexander, 1982, dir. Ingmar Bergman
14. The Making of Fanny and Alexander, documentary, 1986, dir. Ingmar Bergman
15. Autumn Sonata, 1978, dir. Ingmar Bergman
16. Winter Light, 1962, dir. Ingmar Bergman
17. Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie, documentary, 1963, dir. Vilgot Sjöman

 

18. Amarcord, 1973, dir. Federico Fellini
19. Fellini: I’m a Born Liar, documentary, 2002, dir. Damian Pettigrew 

BOOKS ON ACTING
Strasberg, Lee. A Dream of Passion: The Development of the Method. Strasberg, Lee. Strasberg at The Actors Studio. Edited by Robert H.Hethorn Stanislavski, Constantin. An Actor Prepares.
Meisner, Sanford. On Acting.
Chekhov, Michael. On the Technique of Acting.
Adler, Stella. The Art of Acting.
Hagen, Uta. A Challenge for the Actor.
Hasse, Cathy. Acting for Films. 
Recommended Books
1. Young, Jeff (Editor). Kazan: The Master Director Discusses His Films 
2. Kazan, Elia. Kazan on Directing
3. Kazan, Elia. A Life
4. Bergman, Ingmar. Images: My Life in Film
5. Kurosawa, Akira. Something Like an Autobiography
6. Truffaut, Francois. Hitchcock (Revised Edition)
7. Crowe, Cameron. Conversations with Wilder
8. Clurman, Harold. On Directing
 

CONVERSATIONS WITH FILMMAKERS SERIES:

http://www.upress.state.ms.us/search/series/6
 

Akira Kurosawa: Interviews. Edited by Bert Cardullo
Albert and David Maysles: Interviews. Edited by Keith Beattie
Alfred Hitchcock: Interviews. Edited by Sidney Gottlieb
Andrei Tarkovsky: Interviews. Edited by John Gianvito
Arthur Penn: Interviews. Edited by Michael Chaiken and Paul Cronin
Bernardo Bertolucci: Interviews. Edited by F. S. Gerard and T. J. Kline and B. Sklarew

Billy Wilder: Interviews. Edited by Robert Horton
Brian De Palma: Interviews. Edited by Laurence F. Knapp
Buster Keaton: Interviews. Edited by Kevin W. Sweeney
Carlos Saura: Interviews. Edited by Linda M. Willem
Charlie Chaplin: Interviews. Edited by Kevin J. Hayes
Clint Eastwood: Interviews. Edited by Robert E. Kapsis and Kathie Coblentz
The Coen Brothers: Interviews. Edited by William Rodney Allen
David Lean: Interviews. Edited by Steven Organ
David Lynch: Interviews. Edited by Richard A. Barney
Elia Kazan: Interviews. Edited by William Baer
Federico Fellini: Interviews. Edited by Bert Cardullo
Francis Ford Coppola: Interviews. Edited by Gene D. Phillips & Rodney Hill
François Truffaut: Interviews. Edited by Ronald Bergan
George Lucas: Interviews. Edited by Sally Kline
George Stevens: Interviews. Edited by Paul Cronin
Howard Hawks: Interviews. Edited by Scott Breivold
Ingmar Bergman: Interviews. Edited by Raphael Shargel
Jane Campion: Interviews. Edited by Virginia Wright Wexman
Jean Renoir: Interviews. Edited by Bert Cardullo

Jean-Luc Godard: Interviews. Edited by David Sterritt
Jim Jarmusch: Interviews. Edited by Ludvig Hertzberg
John Ford: Interviews. Edited by Gerald Peary
John Huston: Interviews. Edited by Robert Emmet Long

John Woo: Interviews. Edited by Robert K. Elder
Jonathan Demme: Interviews. Edited by Robert E. Kapsis
Joseph L. Mankiewicz: Interviews. Edited by Brian Dauth
Lars von Trier: Interviews. Edited by Jan Lumholdt
Martin Scorsese: Interviews. Edited by Peter Brunette
Michelangelo Antonioni: Interviews. Edited by Bert Cardullo
Mike Leigh: Interviews. Edited by Howie Movshovitz

Oliver Stone: Interviews. Edited by Charles L. P. Silet
Orson Welles: Interviews. Edited by Mark W. Estrin
Ousmane Sembène: Interviews. Edited by Annett Busch and Max Annas
Pedro Almodóvar: Interviews. Edited by Paula Willoquet-Maricondi
Peter Greenaway: Interviews. Edited by Vernon Gras and Marguerite Gras Quentin Tarantino: Interviews. Edited by Gerald Peary
Ridley Scott: Interviews. Edited by Laurence F. Knapp and Andrea F. Kulas 
Roman Polanski: Interviews. dited by Paul Cronin
Satyajit Ray: Interviews. Edited by Bert Cardullo
Sidney Lumet: Interviews. Edited by Joanna E. Rapf
Spike Lee: Interviews. Edited by Cynthia Fuchs
Stanley Kubrick: Interviews. Edited by Gene D. Phillips
Steven Soderbergh: Interviews. Edited by Anthony Kaufman
Steven Spielberg: Interviews. Edited by Lester D. Friedman and Brent Notbohm
Terry Gilliam: Interviews. Edited by David Sterritt and Lucille Rhodes
Tim Burton: Interviews. Edited by Kristian Fraga
Woody Allen: Interviews. Edited by Robert E. Kapsis and Kathie Coblentz Zhang Yimou: Interviews. Edited by Frances Gateward

 

Stevens, George Jr., Conversations with the Great Moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age: At the American Film Institute
Schickel, Richard (Editor). The Men Who Made the Movies.
Bogdanovich, Peter (Editor). Who the Devil Made It: Conversations with...

Singer, Michael. A Cut Above.
50 Directors Talk About Their Craft.
Sherman, Eric (Editor). Directing the Film: Film Directors on Their Art. 

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