Making Movies, Sidney Lumet
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Making Movies

Author: Sidney Lumet

Narrator: Richard Davidson

Unabridged: 7 hr 23 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Recorded Books

Published: 12/10/1995

Genre: Performing Arts - Film & Video

Synopsis

One of the greatest directors of all time, Sidney Lumet has made movies that have been nominated for more than 50 Academy Awards. Making Movies is an honest and unflinching look at the business and craft of movie making. Lumet’s book reveals the ingredients for the potion that brings movie magic to life and assures one thing: you will never look at movies the same way again.

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