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The Hugo movie companion : a behind the scenes look at how a beloved book became a major motion picture / by Brian Selznick with additional material by Martin Scorsese and David Serlin ; photography by Jaap Buitendijk.

Selznick, Brian (author.). Scorsese, Martin. (Added Author). Serlin, David. (Added Author). Buitendijk, Jaap. (Photographer).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 791.43 SEL (Text) 36626103288205 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J 791.43.c Selznick, Brian (Text) 78294000237465 J Non-Fiction Available -
Kirklin PL - Kirklin JF Sel (Text) 34123000104240 Children's Library, 1st Floor Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y F SEL I (Text) 34330512601056 Juvenile - Intermediate Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch J 791.4372 SEL (Text) 78551000365665 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 791.43 Selznick (Text) 31208911360859 children non-fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial TWEEN j FIC SELZNICK (Text) 33946003120040 Tween Books - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545331555
  • ISBN: 0545331552
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
A brief introduction -- The original book -- The director and his vision -- Assembling the team -- Light! Camera! Design! -- Filming begins -- The party -- Winding it up.
Summary, etc.:
"Brian Selznick takes readers on an intimate tour of the movie-making process as his Caldecott Award-winning book The Invention of Hugo Cabret is turned into a 3-D major motion picture by Academy Award-winning director, Martin Scorsese, written by Academy Award-nominated screenwriter, John Logan."--p. [4] of cover.
Target Audience Note:
NC 1110 Lexile.
Subject: Hugo (Motion picture)
Hugo (Motion picture) > Juvenile literature.
Hugo (Motion picture)
Selznick, Brian. Invention of Hugo Cabre > Adaptations > Juvenile literature.
Selznick, Brian > Filmadaptations > Juvenile literature.
Selznick, Brian. Invention of Hugo Cabret.
Selznick, Brian > Film adaptations.
Motion pictures > Production and direction > Juvenile literature.
Motion pictures > Production and direction.

In addition to The Invention of Hugo Cabret, Brian Selznick is the illustrator of the Caldecott Honor winner, The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins, and The New York Times Best Illustrated Walt Whitman: Words for America, both by Barbara Kerley, as well as the Sibert Honor Winner When Marian Sang, by Pam Muñoz Ryan, and numerous other celebrated picture books and novels. Brian has also worked as a set designer and a puppeteer. When he isn’t traveling to promote his work all over the world, he lives in San Diego, California, and Brooklyn, New York.

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