Filmmaking in Action

Your guide to the skills and craft

Adam Leipzig, Barry S. Weiss, with Michael Goldman
  • All digital resources in one location


    All digital resources for the book in one location: including an interactive e-Book, How Do I? videos, activities, and quizzes

    Video Tools

    Video Tools: make it easy for students to deliver film assignments and collaborate on the day's shoot through commenting and rubric assessment functionality.

    Assignable Units

    Pre-built, ready-to-assign units: LaunchPad organizes the book's media content into pre-built, expertly curated units for each chapter that can be assigned as is or easily customized to suit the way you want to teach.

    Downloadable Instructor's Resource Manual

    Downloadable Instructor's Resource Manual: offering recommending teaching methods, ideas for class discussions, advice for encouraging critical and active viewing, a list of must-see movies, and sample syllabi.


    Intuitive analytics: instructors can see at a glance how the class is doing individually and as a whole.