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Actors turned directors

on eliciting the best performance from an actor and other secrets of successful directing

by Jon Stevens

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Published by Silman-James Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Production and direction.,
  • Motion picture producers and directors -- Interviews.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJon Stevens.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.P7 S72 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 383 p. ;
    Number of Pages383
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL687274M
    ISBN 101879505347
    LC Control Number97034220


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