On Film Editing: An Introduction to the Art of Film Construction
On Film Editing explains, in simple terms, the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes. Written in an informal "how-to-do-it" style, renowned director Edward Dmytyrk shares his expertise and experience in film editing in an anecdotal and philosophical way.
In On Film Editing, Dmytryk contends that many technicians and professionals on the film crew-- from the cameraman and his assistants to the producer and director-- must understand film editing to produce a truly polished work. In this book he explains in layman's terms the principles of film editing, using examples and anecdotes from almost five decades in the film industry.
A perfect introduction to film editing.
Written in easy to understand language
Supported by examples from famous films and the author's vast experience.
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Review: On Film EditingUser Review - Josh - Goodreads
If you have any interest in editing, or even a general deeper understanding of filmmaking, this book should be required reading. It can be hard to find and a bit expensive to buy, but it is certainly ... Read full review