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FIlmmaking How-Tos

Start Here: Searching Reference Materials

Reference materials (encyclopedias, atlases, almanacs-- you get the picture) are a great way to both get the basics on your topic AND situate it within a broader context. Here are a few suggestions to get you started:

Everyone's a Critic: Finding and Using Critical Commentary