Appendix . Additional Resources

There is a wealth of knowledge to be grabbed from all sorts of places that supplement, inform, or contradict ideas in this book. Some of them come from unlikely places, and some can be found in the many books, podcasts, web sites, and magazines about the moving image. What follows is a partial list of some of the ones that have mattered to me.


Artis, Anthony. The Shut Up and Shoot Documentary Guide. Focal Press, 2008.

Bazin, André. What Is Cinema? University of California Press, 1971.

Block, Bruce. The Visual Story, Second Edition: Creating the Visual Structure of Film, TV and Digital Media. Focal Press, 2007.

Boorman, John et al. Projections. Faber & Faber. A series of books about filmmaking, published infrequently ...

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