Harry Potter Film Wizardry is the first book to delve into the fascinating and intriguing world of the enormously successful Harry Potter film franchise. This comprehensive volume features interviews with cast members Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), and Alan Rickman (Snape), as well as behind-the-scenes stories from David Heyman, the producer on all seven films, director David Yates, and art director Stuart Craig. Developed with the creative team behind the celebrated movie series, this book is the ultimate, insider's look at each of the Harry Potter films, including part one of The Deathly Hallows, opening in theaters November 19, 2010.
A veritable feast for the eyes, Harry Potter Film Wizardry features high-quality close-up pictures of the props, sets, costumes, and effects that bring depth to Harry’s world, along with reproductions of production memos and notes from the films’ producer and art director. Also included are fabulous interactive extras, such as reproductions of Harry’s letter from Hogwarts, a Marauder's Map, and a teaser for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II, which is slated for release on July 15, 2011. All encompassing in scope and dynamically designed, this book is the ultimate compendium to all things Harry Potter.