In this book, Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey provides an intimate and revealing inside look at the creative process of filmmaking. He offers up personal stories about his own experiences as a producer, writer, director, and star of some of the most popular movies in recent memory—including his Oscar-winning role in Dallas Buyers Club. McConaughey also reflects on the challenges faced by independent filmmakers and shares insights into what it takes to turn an idea into a successful film. Featuring original interviews with directors Martin Scorsese, William Friedkin, Richard Linklater, Garry Marshall,…
For who is this book for ?
This book is for any film lover, aspiring filmmaker, or artist. It provides an intimate and revealing look at the creative process of filmmaking from Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey.
- Provides an intimate and revealing inside look at the creative process of filmmaking
- Offers up personal stories about his own experiences as a producer, writer, director, and star
- Reflects on the challenges faced by independent filmmakers
- It has no table of contents
- It’s not edited well
- The author spends too much time talking about himself
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Matthew McConaughey is an Academy Award-winning actor, producer, writer, and director.
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