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The Hugo Movie Companion: A Behind the Scenes Look at How a Beloved Book Became a Major Motion Picture

  • Hardcover
Brian Selznick takes readers on an intimate tour of the movie-making process as his award-winning book, THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET, is turned into a 3-D major motion picture by Academy Award-winning director, Martin Scorsese. THE HUGO MOVIE COMPANION extends the experience of the book and the movie, and is a must-have for fans of all ages.
The Hugo Movie Companion: A Behind the Scenes Look at How a Beloved Book Became a Major Motion Picture
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This heavily illustrated, full-colour, elegant hardcover closely resembles the look and feel of THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET. With interviews of key people behind the making of the film; side-by-side visual comparisons of artwork from the book and people, props, costumes and sets from the movie; as well as information about the automatons, early cinema, special effects and 3D technology and more!
Brian Selznick is the author and illustrator of the bestselling "The Invention of Hugo Cabret, " which was awarded the Caldecott Medal and was a National Book Award finalist. He is also the illustrator of many books for children, including "Frindle" and "Lunch Money" by Andrew Clements, as well as the "Doll People" trilogy by Ann M. Martin and Laura Godwin, and "The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins" by Barbara Kerley, which was a Caldecott Honor Book. Mr. Selznick divides his time between Brooklyn, New York, and San Diego, California.

AWARDS AND REVIEWS (partial listingfull reviews and a complete list of awards available upon request) 2008 Caldecott Medal winnerNational Book Award Finalist#1 New York Times BestsellerNew York Times Best Illustrated BookQuill Award WinnerBorders Original Voices FinalistLos Angeles Times Favorite Children s Book of the YearPublishers Weekly Best Book of the Year A true masterpiece. Publishers Weekly, starred review Evokes wonder . . . like a silent film on paper. The New York Times Visually stunning . . . raises the bar. San Antonio Express-News Shatters conventions. School Library Journal, starred review Complete genius. The Horn Book, starred review"
Author
Brian Selznick
Publisher
Scholastic Press
Language
English
ISBN-10
0545331552
ISBN-13
9780545331555
Media
Book
Format
Hardcover
DEWEY
791.437
Short Title
HUGO MOVIE COMPANION
Year
2011
Publication Date
2011-11-03
Imprint
Scholastic US
Place of Publication
New York
Country of Publication
United States
Pages
255
Photographer
Jaap Buitendijk
Illustrations
Yes
Audience Age
8-11
Residence
New York City, NY, US
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