Books

Here is an ever-evolving list of Books about various aspects of the Movie Business that I recommend.

Directing

“On Directing” by John Badham

“Making Movies” by Sydney Lumet

Hollywood

Screenwriting

“Save the Cat” by Blake Snyder

“Story” by Robert McKee

“How to Write a Script in 10 days”

“Screenplay” by Syd Field

Filmmaking

Thought/Positivity

“With Winning in Mind” by Lanny Bassham

“How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie

“Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon HIll

Leadership/Management

“Extreme Ownership” by Jocko Willitz

Sales

“How to Be a Rainmaker” by Jeffrey J. Fox

“Selling 101” by Zig Ziglar

“Sales Success for the Rookie” by Steve Lentini

Branding

“Branding Pays” by Karen Kang