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The Directors: Take Three (The Directors #3)

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The Directors, Take Three offers dozens of masterful insights on the craft of directing from such renowned filmmakers as Robert Altman, Wes Craven, Alan Parker, Tim Burton, Steven Spielberg, and Barry Levinson. Here are details of their experiences making a variety of classic films from Nashville to Nightmare on Elm Street, Rain Man to Raging Bull, and Pee Wee's Big Advent ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 1st 2003 by Allworth Press
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Tom Stamper
Feb 22, 2015 Tom Stamper rated it liked it
This is an interesting series of interviews but it feels more like a magazine than a book. If you like reading about directors and their approach to the work this is fun light reading. I have read other interviews with most of the directors here so I found the Roger Corman stuff the most interesting because it was new to me.
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I'm finding this series to be quite enjoyable. The discussions with Wes Craven and Tim Burton are highlights.
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Robert J. Emery
Writer, Producer & Director

Professional associations:
Directors Guild of America – (DGA)
American Society of Authors and Writers – (AmSAW)

Robert J. Emery is a multi-award winning screenwriter, director and producer. He has spent his entire adult life in the television and motion picture industry writing.

Highlights of his work include
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