By Catherine Winder, Zahra Dowlatabadi
Published August 2011 List Price:$45.95, Your Amazon.com Price: $32.38
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You have a useful library of books covering the tools, techniques and aesthetics of animation, but you've been asked to put your production and creative skills to the test to produce a theatrical feature film or to deliver 52 episodes of a television series with only 18 months in the schedule. Producing Animation is your answer.
Written by Catherine Winder and Zahra Dowlatabadi and edited by Tracey Miller-Zarneke, Producing Animation is a comprehensive guide to the production industry. Already a relied upon resource by professionals and students alike, this book covers the process from script to screen while defining the role of the producer at each phase. The second edition features new content such as sidebars on key topics from industry experts, discussions on CG, 2D and stereoscopic production processes, and an overview on marketing and distributing your project. Companion website provides access to sample tables, templates and workflow outlines for CG and 2D animation production.
* The complete guide to identifying, pitching, selling, developing,and producing an animated show with detailed resources for production planning, budgeting, scheduling and tracking your project.
*A unique collection of the knowledge, experience and advice of industry professionals on a wide variety of topics, from selling your project to setting up a co-production to stereoscopic filmmaking * New! Producing Animation 2nd edition features 2 new chapters discussing software and legal aspect of a producer's role, in-depth case studies, and updated resources for professionals and students alike. * Companion website features sample charts, editable tables and templates, and workflow outlines for 2D, 3D, object and digital animation production.