Rebel Without a Crew
Publication Date: 1996-09-01
Rodriguez, Robert. Rebel without a Crew: Or How a 23-Year-Old Filmmaker With $7,000 Became a Hollywood Player. Plume: New York, 1996. Print.
Written by the film director Robert Rodriguez who made such films as Sin City and Spy Kids the book tells of how he made his debut film El Mariachi on a budget of only $7000. As well as a memoir this book is also a how-to guide for aspiring film makers. The book includes a “10 Minute Film Course” that teaches you how to write and produce your own movie. This volume serves both as a text book and a self help book, showing you how to do things and inspiring you to get out there and do something by telling the story of someone who stopped dreaming and went for it.