Introduction; Setting Up Shop; The Phone Rings; Pre-production; Shooting; The Big Picture; Post-production; It's Over
* Packed with top tips and practical advice taken from the author's first-hand experience as a top working director * Learn how to get the job, do it well, and make the friends who will hire you to do the job again * All you need to know from the all important first phone call to on through prep, production, and post - right up to getting your next and better job!
"Every aspect of the directors craft is covered in this excellent working guide to the business of directing. Very readable, and highly entertaining Wilkinson has a wicked sense of humour and a clearly defined logical approach to all aspects of directing film and TV. It is an up-to-date book that will give you clear insights into all the facets of being a director. Certainly a book that you would want in your bag when you get that all-important first call." - Focus magazine "...especially recommended...providing plenty of detail and insider's tips and techniques. The Working Director covers everything to know about actively directing a production, from the first phone call creating the job to research, production basics, and polished results." - MidWest Book Review