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The Hugo movie companion : a behind the scenes look at how a beloved book became a major motion picture / by Brian Selznick ; with additional material by Martin Scorsese and David Serlin ; photography by Jaap Buitendijk.

By: Selznick, Brian.
Contributor(s): Scorsese, Martin | Serlin, David | Buitendijk, Jaap [pht].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2011Edition: 1st ed.Description: 255 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9780545331555 (hbk.); 0545331552 (hbk.).Uniform titles: Hugo (Motion picture) Subject(s): Hugo (Motion picture) -- Juvenile literature | Selznick, Brian. Invention of Hugo Cabret -- Adaptations -- Juvenile literature | Selznick, Brian -- Film adaptations -- Juvenile literature | Motion pictures -- Production and direction -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 791.43/72
Contents:
A brief introduction -- The original book -- The director and his vision -- Assembling the team -- Lights! Camera! Design! -- Filming begins -- The party -- Winding it up.
Summary: "Brian Selznick takes readers on an intimate tour of the movie-making process as his Caldecott Award-winning book The Invention of Hugo Cabret is turned into a 3-D major motion picture by Academy Award-winning director, Martin Scorsese, written by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter, John Logan."--Amazon.com.
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"Brian Selznick takes readers on an intimate tour of the movie-making process as his Caldecott Award-winning book The Invention of Hugo Cabret is turned into a 3-D major motion picture by Academy Award-winning director, Martin Scorsese, written by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter, John Logan."--Amazon.com.

Includes bibliographical references.

A brief introduction -- The original book -- The director and his vision -- Assembling the team -- Lights! Camera! Design! -- Filming begins -- The party -- Winding it up.

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Brian Selznick is a Caldecott-winning author and illustrator of children's books born July 14, 1966 in East Brunswick Township, New Jersey. He graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and then worked for three years at Eeyore's Books for Children in Manhattan while working on his first book, The Houdini Box. Selznick received the 2008 Caldecott Medal for The Invention of Hugo Cabret. He also won the Caldecott Honor for The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins in 2002. Additional awards include the Texas Bluebonnet Award, the Rhode Island Children's Book Award, and the Christopher Award. The Invention of Hugo Cabret will be made into a film by director Martin Scorsese to be released in 2011. Other titles by illustrated by Selznick include: Frindle, The Landry News, Lunch Money and Wingwalker.

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