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Live From New York: It's a LibGuide!

This guide provides related resources about films with New York City as its backdrop and helpful information about obtaining the proper information about NYC's film industry.


Once you've decided to pursue your interest in film and all it has to offer, it is important to familiarize yourself with every detail. That means producing, directing, editing, etc. On this page you will find lists of recommended books that will provide an introduction to the film world, detailing key terms and techniques and you will also find materials specific to NYC. 

Books About Film in NYC

Reference Books

Tips/Guide Books