The Making of Dual Mania

Filmmaking Chicago Style
Cat Ellington's picture
by US United States
September 21, 2018

Average: 5 (1 vote)

The Making of Dual Mania - Book coverInspired by the feature film produced, written, and directed by Chicago filmmaker, Joseph Strickland, The Making of Dual Mania: Filmmaking Chicago Style is a boldly personal account of what it takes to create, produce, and direct an independent feature film in current times.

The nonfiction narrative takes the reader through the sometimes hilarious, frustrating, and bewildering film production process with the fiercely creative Strickland, along with co-authors B.J. Patterson and Cat Ellington, witnessing a fiery account of his own firsthand experiences through the menacing highs and lows of independent filmmaking in Chicago.

With a fascinating foreword by Cat Ellington, The Making of Dual Mania: Filmmaking Chicago Style also features in-depth interviews with the filmmakers, detailed storyboards, behind the scenes photos, and the original motion picture screenplay.

Author's Note: 

The Making of Dual Mania: Filmmaking Chicago Style is a collaborative effort of nonfiction inspired by the motion picture Dual Mania, a psychological suspense thriller dealing with the dual persona a young man possesses and attempts to conceal throughout his ongoing sessions with his therapist.

Add new comment

Books by Cat Ellington

Reviews by Cat Ellington - The Complete Anthology - Book cover
Non Fiction
1,666 views
Reviews by Cat Ellington - Book cover
Non Fiction
539 views
The Making of Dual Mania - Book cover
Non Fiction
695 views
Reviews by Cat Ellington Vol. 2 - Book cover
Non Fiction
370 views
 
"Having submitted my legal crime trilogy to the site I was delighted and surprised to receive an email one day that the first part in the series, A Model Murder, had been featured as Talent in the Spotlight. Thank you humanmade.net for your great support for authors."
- Celia Conrad GB  author of  A Model Murder and Wilful Murder