Monty Python at Work download free [PDF and Ebook] by Michael Palin

Monty Python at Work download free [PDF and Ebook] by Michael Palin year 2014
  • Book name: Monty Python at Work
  • Author: Michael Palin
  • Release date: 2014/1/19
  • Publisher: NICK HERN BOOKS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9781848423602
  • Rating: 7.73 of 10
  • Votes: 411
  • Review by: Aryanna Chatman
  • Review rating: 9.63 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/15
  • Total pages: 256
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Drawn from his published diaries, this is Michael Palin's account of the making of the Monty Python TV and stage shows, films, books and albums. Monty Python at Work opens on 8th July 1969 with Michael Palin's diary entry for the first day of filming on the very first episode of Monty Python's Flying Circus. The diary entries that follow - up until the opening of their final feature film, The Meaning of Life, in 1983 - chart the tumultuous story of how the now famous shows and films were conceived and brought to fruition. Palin records the evolution of Monty Python's comic style, the moments of creative inspiration as well as discord, the persistent self-doubt, and the happy accidents that shaped what are now classic comedy moments. He captures too the group's many anarchic exploits (John Cleese in a bikini; driving a Budget Rent-a-Van up Glencoe in full chainmail; filming 'Scott of the Sahara' on the beach at Torquay - ), as well as their battles with BBC suits, budget-conscious film producers and self-appointed censors.Thanks to Palin's as-it-happened accounts, we are taken behind the scenes to watch with unrivalled intimacy the creative processes that led to the finished work, seeing how it was actually put together. By distilling everything about the Pythons at work, this edition of Palin's diaries serves as an intimate guide to the legendary shows, films, books and albums. It will delight Python fans everywhere, and be a source of instruction and inspiration to those who seek to follow in their footsteps. 'No writer-performer has combined professional hilarity and personal sanity more successfully than Michael Palin. Anyone interested in how comedy happens should hang on his every word.' David Mitchell
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 16H12M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Other Performing Arts, Diaries, Letters & Journals, Celebrity Biographies & Books, Films, Cinema, Television
  • Available formats: TXT, AZW, EPUB, PDF, JPG, ODT, DOC, WORD. Compressed in TZ, 7Z, ZIP, 7-ZIP, BZ2, RAR, CPIO
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.48 USD
  • Dimensions: 210x215.9x136.65mm
  • Weight: 381g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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