IMDb Polls

Poll: Filmmaking Books by Directors

This is a list of books, written by acclaimed directors, which primarily deal with the issue of how to make a movie.

Which of these books would you most want to read before starting a career as a director?

Discuss here

Results of 405 votes:

  1. 1.

    Alfred Hitchcock and François Truffaut in Hitchcock/Truffaut (2015)

     
    "Hitchcock/Truffaut" by François Truffaut (interviews with Alfred Hitchcock)
  2. 2.

    Andrei Tarkovsky

     
    "Sculpting in Time" by Andrey Tarkovsky
  3. 3.

    Akira Kurosawa

     
    "Something Like An Autobiography" by Akira Kurosawa (suggested by yrnej)

Related Polls

Movies About Movies: The Four Kinds Some movies inspire a double fascination from movie lovers: they're not only entertaining in their own ways but they also offer insightful examinations of film-making as an art, an artistic process o…
Cinémathèque Française Summer 2017 The Cinémathèque Française was founded by Henri Langlois in 1936 to conserve film, costumes, posters and other treasures of cinema. Today, housed in a Frank Gehry building in Paris, it presents exhibi…

Recently Viewed