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In anticipation of Steven Spielberg’s newest film, Lincoln (in theaters nationwide 11/16), Disney Publishing Worldwide has launched its newest book using Apple’s iBook Author software – Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film – Discover the Story.
With a foreword by Steven Spielberg, Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film – Discover the Story dives into the making of the film by first giving the story some historical context with a look at each of the actors in character. Chapter One, titled Players on the Stage of History, offers readers a chance to watch intimate interviews with the actors like Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt while they reveal the experiences they had recreating notable American luminaries.
As the story unfolds, the enhanced book offers a glimpse into the life of Lincoln leading up to his tragic assassination, the ending of slavery as well as the Civil War. Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film – Discover the Story also includes “making of” photos from the film, an extensive look into the set design, and illustrates how Spielberg was able to recreate history with truth and conviction.
Additional features of the new iBook include:
- Exclusive interviews with the production team, costume designers and more
- Access to the Lincoln soundtrack and ability to purchase from the iTunes Store
- A first look at the movie costumes and clothes of the Civil War Era
Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film – Discover the Story is available for free on the iBookstore for iPads.
Lincoln Movie is available on Amazon.
About The LINCOLN Movie:
Steven Spielberg directs two-time Academy Award winner Daniel Day-Lewis in “Lincoln,” a revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to come.
Watch The Trailer:
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- Read my post, LINCOLN Trailer, and Screen Shots