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Jim Henson's the Dark crystal : the ultimate visual history

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A true masterpiece brought to life by the ingenious puppetry and peerless storytelling of Jim Henson, Dark Crystal is revered by an entire generation of fans. For the first time, this deluxe and highly comprehensive book tells the complete story of this deeply personal Henson project, highlighting the unique creative journey and groundbreaking techniques that brought the film to the screen. Drawing from unseen archive interviews with Jim Henson and new interviews with the film's behind-the-scenes creative team, Dark Crystal: The Ultimate Visual History leaves no stone unturned in chronicling the entire production, from the initial concept based on themes close to Henson's heart to the ingenious conceptual design, puppet construction, and logistics of the shoot itself. The book also delves into the wider world of Dark Crystal, exploring the creation of comics, novels, and other official projects inspired by the film. The book also features a plethora of amazing removable items, such as script pages, notes and sketches from Henson, and other unique treasures. Definitive, enthralling, and revelatory,

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Macedon Public Library 791.43 GAI (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52121300608750
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020 . ‡a1608878112 (hardcover)
020 . ‡a9781608878116 (hardcover)
035 . ‡a.b34997192
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)962008821
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049 . ‡aSFRA
050 4. ‡aPN1997.D313353 ‡bG35 2017
08214. ‡a791.4372 ‡bGAI 2017
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1001 . ‡aGaines, Caseen, ‡d1986- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aJim Henson's the Dark crystal : ‡bthe ultimate visual history / ‡cCaseen Gaines ; foreword by Cheryl Henson ; introduction by Brian and Wendy Froud.
24630. ‡aDark crystal : ‡bthe ultimate visual history.
264 1. ‡aSan Rafael, California : ‡bInsight Editions, ‡c[2017]
264 4. ‡c©2017
300 . ‡a188 pages : ‡billustrations (chiefly color) ; ‡c29 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent.
336 . ‡astill image ‡bsti ‡2rdacontent.
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia.
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier.
500 . ‡aIncludes facsimile items and memorabilia tipped in throughout the book.
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (page 190).
520 . ‡aA true masterpiece brought to life by the ingenious puppetry and peerless storytelling of Jim Henson, Dark Crystal is revered by an entire generation of fans. For the first time, this deluxe and highly comprehensive book tells the complete story of this deeply personal Henson project, highlighting the unique creative journey and groundbreaking techniques that brought the film to the screen. Drawing from unseen archive interviews with Jim Henson and new interviews with the film's behind-the-scenes creative team, Dark Crystal: The Ultimate Visual History leaves no stone unturned in chronicling the entire production, from the initial concept based on themes close to Henson's heart to the ingenious conceptual design, puppet construction, and logistics of the shoot itself. The book also delves into the wider world of Dark Crystal, exploring the creation of comics, novels, and other official projects inspired by the film. The book also features a plethora of amazing removable items, such as script pages, notes and sketches from Henson, and other unique treasures. Definitive, enthralling, and revelatory,
63000. ‡aDark crystal (Motion picture)
7001 . ‡aHenson, Cheryl, ‡ewriter of foreword.
7001 . ‡aFroud, Brian, ‡ewriter of introduction.
7001 . ‡aFroud, Wendy, ‡d1954- ‡ewriter of introduction.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aocn962008821 ‡bOCoLC ‡c574939 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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