Cassavetes Directs: On the set of Love Streams download free [PDF and Ebook] by Michael Ventura

Cassavetes Directs: On the set of Love Streams download free [PDF and Ebook] by Michael Ventura year 2008
  • Book name: Cassavetes Directs: On the set of Love Streams
  • Author: Michael Ventura
  • Release date: 2008/6/13
  • Publisher: OLDCASTLE BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Entertainment
  • ISBN: 9781842432280
  • Rating: 7.44 of 10
  • Votes: 408
  • Review by: Raven Abernathy
  • Review rating: 7.19 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/28
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In 1983 visionary director John Cassavetes asked journalist Michael Ventura to write a unique film study-an on-set diary of the making of his film Love Streams. Cassavetes laid out his expectations. He wanted 'a daring book, a tough book.' In Ventura's words, 'All I had to do for 'daring' and 'tough' was transcribe this man's audacity day by day.' Full of insight into not only the filmmaker but his actors and his Hollywood peers, the resulting book describes the creation of Love Streams shot by shot, crisis by crisis. During production, the director learned that he was seriously ill, that this film might, as it tragically turned out, be his last. Starring alongside actress and wife Gena Rowlands, Cassavetes shot in sequence, reconceiving and revising his film almost nightly, in order that Love Streams could stand as his final statement. Both an intimate portrait of the man and an insight into his unique filmmaking philosophy, this important text for all movie lovers and film historians documents a heroic moment in the life of a great artist.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 15H11M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Film Theory & Criticism, Films, Cinema, Biography: Arts & Entertainment, Individual Film Directors, Film-makers
  • Available formats: DOC, WORD, DjVu, PDF, MOBI, MobiPocket, EPUB, TXT. Compressed in ZIP, ACE, RAR, TZ, TZO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: Not Available USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x25.15mm
  • Weight: 501g
  • Printed by: Kamera Books
  • Published in: Harpenden, United Kingdom
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