Droidmaker: George Lucas and the Digital Revolution
The inside story of George Lucas, his intensely private company, and their work to revolutionize filmmaking. In the process, they made computer history. Discover the birth of Pixar, digital video editing, videogame avatars, high definition television, THX sound, and a host of other icons of the media age. Lucas and his friend Francis Coppola were not only central to the renaissance of independent film, but they both played pivotal roles in the universe of entertainment technologies we see everyday. Book jacket.
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Review: Droidmaker: George Lucas and the Digital RevolutionUser Review - Paul - Goodreads
Amazing, amazing book. For anyone with an interest in digital filmmaking, this book is like reading Genesis. Read full review
Review: Droidmaker: George Lucas and the Digital RevolutionUser Review - John - Goodreads
Creative people will appreciate the pathway of Lucas (and Coppola, to a lesser extent) to moviemaking, which was not a straight line or free of frustration. I was struck by the endless revisions of ... Read full review