Ivan Cury, Professor in the Communication Department of California State University, Los Angeles. Producer and director of commercials, sitcoms, variety shows, documentaries, and daytime dramas.
Market: TV professionals such as production assistants, directors and producers, station personnel, cable operations personnel; College students in intermediate television production courses
* Key updates on digital cameras and editing technologies.
* A chapter on remote broadcasting highlights important considerations when producing sporting events.
*Brand new coverage of reality television
* International glossary containing who’s who and what’s what information applicable to the US and UK make this the ultimate guide for any television format.
Directing and Producing for Television provides you with the tools you’ll need to direct and produce effectively in a variety of settings. Based on his years of experience in the industry and teaching the subject, Cury illustrates fundamental principles with engaging anecdotes that teach by example.
Ideal for students in television production courses as well as industry professionals, Directing and Producing for Television addresses critical production techniques for various formats including panel programs, demonstration, scripted, music, commercials, PSAs, news, documentaries, remote broadcasting, and sports. Each chapter concludes with a valuable review section summarizing key points.
Written with both the director and producer in mind, but particularly relevant for the television director, Directing and Producing for Television gives a comprehensive overview of the facility (studio, control room, and/or support areas) and provides who’s who information covering the various jobs and personnel involved in television programs.
“Directing and Producing for Television” is a step-by-step guide to shooting live television. This is an excellent refresher if you have to do a rare multicamera shoot.”–Robert Goodman, Videography
Facility; Who’s Who; Panel Programs; Demonstration Format; Scripted Format; Music; Commercials and PSAs; News; Documentaries; Index