Making Your First Blockbuster - Softcover


“What a great book! Can’t recommend this enough. Practical, experienced advice on all aspects of film making, from start to finish. I’m going to recommend this to my students. I wish I’d had this book when starting out”. - Dean Cundey A.S.C., Director of Photography (Jurassic Park, Back to the Future)

  • Making Your First Blockbuster: Write It. Film It. Blow it Up!
  • Everything you need, from getting the script right, to the edit being tight, is laid out in an informal and easily digestible style.
  • Making Your First Blockbuster covers not only all the major components but delves deep into the nuances that make the big blockbusters really deliver. 
    • The book uses examples from older and modern blockbuster movies, as well as the author’s own experiences on set to help demonstrate points clearly and make them easy to understand.

  • Aimed at the professional filmmaker, this comprehensive new book also covers how you can shoot and utilize special and visual effects in your films as well as the techniques on how to shoot and edit action sequences safely, all whilst producing epic results on screen.

Pages: 250

Published: April 2019

Size (cm): 18 x 26 x 1.5

Every purchase supports ACMI.

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