Christian Books, Bibles, Music & More - 1.888.395.0572
Call our Toll Free Number:
1-877-205-6402
Find us on:
Follow Us On 

Twitter!   Join Us On Facebook!

Christian Bookstore .Net is a leading online Christian book store.

Shop Christian Books, Bibles, Jewelry, Church Supplies, Homeschool Curriculum & More!

Outside Hollywood: The Young Christian's Guide to Vocational Filmmaking [Paperback]

By Isaac Botkin (Author)
Our Price $ 12.75  
Retail Value $ 15.00  
You Save $ 2.25  (15%)  
Item Number 79121  
Buy New $12.75
Out Of Stock!
Currently Out Of Stock

Item Specifications...

Pages   313
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.62" Width: 5.69" Height: 0.79"
Weight:   1.01 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 1, 2007
Publisher   Vision Forum
ISBN  1933431202  
EAN  9781933431208  


Availability  0 units.


Item Description...
Overview
Like the Berlin Wall, the seemingly impenetrable colossus of Hollywood, with its enslaving influence on American culture, will someday come crashing down, destroyed by inexpensive technologies, new distribution methods, and a rising tide of independent filmmakers. All of these factors represent unprecedented opportunities for innovative Christian visionaries who are willing to take every thought captive through a presuppositionally biblical approach to making films outside the Hollywood system. In this groundbreaking book, experienced cinematographer, writer, and animator Isaac Botkin prepares Christians for successful Christ-honoring leadership as writers, directors, and producers. Botkin has worked as both a Hollywood outsider and an insider, and is a leading proponent of a new independent film industry. In Outside Hollywood, he smashes the myth of methodological and cultural neutrality and offers a paradigm for developing a family-friendly approach to this hugely important field of cultural influence. Readers will benefit from his insights on the proper training and qualifications and the history and future of the Hollywood industry, as well as the key to courageous script writing, and the responsibilities of professional directing. Several appendices explain ways to get the most out of modern equipment, how to avoid the common mistakes of new filmmakers, and more.

Publishers Description
In Outside Hollywood, experienced cinematographer, writer, and animator Isaac Botkin outlines the duties of Christians who engage in the art of film, calling Christians to exercise rigorous discernment when participating in this powerful communication medium?both as creators and as consumers. Isaac reveals Hollywood's self-consciously anti-God mentality, providing compelling insights into the Marxist agenda of Hollywood past and present. Important, practical filmmaking knowledge is also imparted, including the key to courageous script writing and the responsibilities of professional directing, as Isaac draws from his own experiences as both a Hollywood outsider and insider in professional film and television. Every Christian who enjoys watching movies will find Isaac's insights into Hollywood and modern filmmaking to be an invaluable tool for biblical discernment and family discipleship. Learn how to discern truth and glorify God through film in this important, timely work.

Buy Outside Hollywood: The Young Christian's Guide to Vocational Filmmaking by Isaac Botkin from our Christian Books store - isbn: 9781933431208 & 1933431202

The team at Christian Bookstore .Net welcome you to our Christian Book store! We offer the best selections of Christian Books, Bibles, Christian Music, Inspirational Jewelry and Clothing, Homeschool curriculum, and Church Supplies. We encourage you to purchase your copy of Outside Hollywood: The Young Christian's Guide to Vocational Filmmaking by Isaac Botkin today - and if you are for any reason not happy, you have 30 days to return it. Please contact us at 1-877-205-6402 if you have any questions.

More About Isaac Botkin

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Isaac Botkin was born in 1981.

Are You The Artisan or Author behind this product?
Improve our customers experience by registering for an Artisan Biography Center Homepage.



Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > Entertainment > Movies > History & Criticism   [2622  similar products]



Similar Products
Cinematic Storytelling: The 100 Most Powerful Film Conventions Every Filmmaker Must Know
Cinematic Storytelling: The 100 Most Powerful Film Conventions Every Filmmaker Must Know
Item: 251630

The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 3: Early Modern Times
The Story of the World: History for the Classical Child, Volume 3: Early Modern Times
Item: 73843



Reviews - What do our customers think?
Amazing Resource   Nov 3, 2007
If you are looking for an amusing volume dedicated to glorifying the glitz and glam of Hollywood, or a stodgy tome bent on exploring outdated concepts in the most dreary way possible, then Isaac Botkin's witty, timely, thorough, and astute "Outside Hollywood" might not be the book for you.

This book is a history lesson, a film class, and an apt call to arms rolled into one clever, comprehensible, and sensible package. Botkin is a consummate filmmaker who has the experience (both technological and theological) to encourage Christian filmmakers to take initiative and strive to create a new, God-honoring, Christ-exalting brand of films whose goal is to do more than entertain -he knows, and you'll know, that this is a goal that can only be achieved outside Hollywood.
 

Write your own review about Outside Hollywood: The Young Christian's Guide to Vocational Filmmaking





Customer Support: 1-888-395-0572
Welcome to Christian Bookstore .Net

Our team at Christian Bookstore .Net would like to welcome you to our site. Our Christian book store features over 150,000 Christian products including Bibles, Christian music, Christian books, jewelry, church supplies, Christian gifts, Sunday school curriculum, purity rings, homeschool curriculum and many other items to encourage you in your walk with God. Our mission is to provide you with quality Christian resources that you can benefit from and share with others. The best part is that our complete selection of Christian books and supplies is offered at up to 20% off of retail price! Please call us if you have any questions or need assistance in ordering at 1-888-395-0572. Have a blessed day.

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Customer Support