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Was cool to see how closely the film matched the original screenplay and the several differences from paper to screen. Much like “The Witch” screenplay book that A24 released, I found it interesting to read the movie on paper and see all the differences between the original script and the finished film. With a Best Picture Oscar win under its belt for 2016’s Moonlight, A24 is now an established indie player and in 2017 the company drummed up more Oscar buzz for Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird. Be the first to ask a question about Hereditary. I also didn’t love the author commentary from Leslie Jamison as much as I did when I read the addition from Carmen Maria Machado in “The Witch” screenplay book. However, I take a star off because of the way the cinematography section of this book was produced. 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A24 is an independent film distributor that has made its name betting on the kind of quirky, artisanal movies that Hollywood generally ignores, and marketing them through unconventional means. To promote the film, which earned Franco a best actor Golden Globe, A24 set up theater displays where fans were asked to perform a scene from the film and share it on social media. Margins. Many of the shots included were shots where the actor or point of focus were centred, which doesn’t work when the binding of the book is also in the centre. Featuring a foreword by filmmaker Bong Joon Ho, the 240-page hardcover edition includes Ari Aster's original script, an essay by writer Leslie Jamison, and Aster’s meticulous shot list from the family seance scene. A24, I love you, and Hereditary is one of my favorite movies of all time, but you absolutely butchered the cinematography section. I absolutely loved reading through the original script, and this book is well worth it for that alone. Coffee tables, rejoice. I do have to remove a star for the fact that everything else is a slight let down. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Overall, this was still an enjoyable read but there are things that definitely could have been done better. Ari Aster’s script is brilliant and haunting. They can share more of that famous visual storytelling and spill the secrets of the innovations and … Well, this is the companion book, a remarkable collection of photographs captured during the filmmaking process. You guessed it: white. 100 Years, 100 Buildings. 1. In 2018, it built audiences and fanbases for projects as varied as Bo Burnham's Eighth Grade, the horror film Hereditary, and Jonah Hill's Mid90s, with a blend of zines, podcasts, film-related merchandise, and stunts designed to go viral. The extras offer very little. Fast Company & Inc © 2021 Mansueto Ventures, LLC. Credit: A24 Coffee table books are not just books, but statement pieces. 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