The Secret Science Behind Movie Stunts & Special Effects by Steve Wolf
  

The Secret Science Behind Movie Stunts & Special Effects

Written by Steve Wolf
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The Secret Science Behind Movie Stunts & Special Effects by Steve Wolf

Steve Wolf has been shot, set on fire, tossed from buildings;he's even fallen from mountains. During 20 years of stunt and special effects coordinating, Wolf has worked on movies thatinclude Tom Cruise's The Firm, Tom Hanks' Cast Away, and Paramount's Hustle and Flow. He's engineered effects forAmerica's Most Wanted, Law and Order, David Letterman, and Whitney Houston, and holds world records for zip lines and explosions. Much of his work looks dangerous, but in his fun and educational book Wolf reveals how everything's done safely using simple school science. You'll understand the physical science that goes into movie work, and appreciate how learning science can open doors to exciting careers.

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Format

Hardback
196 pages

Author

Steve Wolf
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Publisher

Skyhorse Publishing

Publication date

17th June 2007

ISBN

9781602390409


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