The Screenwriter’s Bible, 7th edition

The Screenwriter’s Bible, 7th edition


  • Author: David Trottier
  • Release Date : 2019-08-30
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • File Size: 5627848 Bytes


The Screenwriter’s Bible‘s 7th edition marks the 25th anniversary of one of the most popular, authoritative, and useful books on screenwriting. A standard by which other screenwriting books are measured, it has sold over 340,000 copies in its twenty-five-year life. Always up-to-date and reliable, it contains everything that both the budding and working screenwriter need under one cover—five books in one! A Screenwriting Primer—that provides a concise course in screenwriting basics; A Screenwriting Workbook—that walks you through the complete writing process, from nascent ideas through final revisions; A Formatting Guide—that thoroughly covers today’s correct formats for screenplays and TV scripts; A Spec Writing Guide—that demonstrat...

Complete Screenwriting Course

Complete Screenwriting Course


  • Author: Charles Harris
  • Release Date : 2014-10-17
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • File Size: 6183888 Bytes


Designed to take you from the moment you first put your pen to paper to pitching and selling your completed screenplay, this is one of the most inspiring books on screenwriting you'll ever read.Practical exercises will teach you the craft of writing for film and television, both mainstream and independent, the art of building your own plots, characters, dialogue and scenes. It gives you the skills you need to succeed and helps you critique your own work, meaning that at every step of the writing process you'll be producing the best scripts you can.This book is filled with essential writing tools, including techniques for overcoming writer's block and how to find your unique voice. You will learn how to pitch and get your work optioned, how to work as...

The Screenwriter s Bible
Score: 5
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The Screenwriter s Bible


  • Author : David Trottier
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Motion picture authorship
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105017534574


The Screenwriter s Bible Book Description :

The Bible is five books bound into a single volume. -- a screenwriting primer (provides a concise presentation of screenwriting basics) -- a formatting guide (presents both correct screenplay and teleplay formats) -- a screenwriting workbook (the writing process, from nascent ideas to revisions) -- a sales and marketing guide (offers a marketing plan and sales strategies) -- a resource guide (provides contacts for industry organizations, guilds and unions, schools, publications, support groups and services, contests, etc.)...

The Screenwriter s Bible

The Screenwriter s Bible


  • Author : David Trottier
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1935247212


The Screenwriter s Bible Book Description :

"The Screenwriter's Bible's is one of the most popular, authoritative, and useful books on screenwriting. A standard by which other screenwriting books are measured, it has sold over 350,000 copies in its twenty-five-year life. Always up-to-date and reliable, it contains everything that both the budding and working screenwriter need under one cover-five books in one! A Screenwriting Primer-that provides a concise course in screenwriting basics; A Screenwriting Workbook-that walks you through the complete writing process, from nascent ideas through final revisions; A Formatting Guide-that thoroughly covers today's correct formats for screenplays and TV scripts; A Screenwriting Workbook-that walks the reader through the process of writing a screenplay;...

Screenplay
Score: 3.5
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Screenplay


  • Author : Syd Field
  • Publisher : M J F Books
  • Release Date : 1998-03-01
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 156731239X


Screenplay Book Description :

Providing examples from well-known movies, Field explains the structural and stylistic elements as well as writing techniques basic to the creation of a successful film script....

Dr  Format Tells All  4th Edition

Dr Format Tells All 4th Edition


  • Author : David Trottier
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-05-15
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1885655142


Dr Format Tells All 4th Edition Book Description :

DR. FORMAT has been the go-to authority on the fine points of spec screenplay formatting for over two decades, and now he “tells all.” This book contains carefully selected columns and articles written mainly for Script magazine, and each has been revised and updated to today’s conventions. In all, Dr. Format answers hundreds of questions, with concise answers and clear, illustrative, and entertaining examples that empower you to write with confidence. Do you have a question about formatting or spec writing? Now you can have all of Dr. Format’s prescriptions in one place. With a humorous flair, he addresses such issues as • How do you format text messages and emails? • When can you “legally” use secondary scene headings? • How do yo...

Screenwriters on Screen Writing

Screenwriters on Screen Writing


  • Author : Joel Engel
  • Publisher : Hachette Books
  • Release Date : 2013-02-12
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781401305574


Screenwriters on Screen Writing Book Description :

Before any lights, camera, or action, there's the script--arguably the most important single element in filmmaking, and Screenwriters on Screen-Writing introduces the men and women responsible for the screenplays that have produced some of the most successful and acclaimed films in Hollywood history. In each interview, not only do the writers explore the craft and technique of creating a filmic blueprint, but they recount the colorful tales of coming up in the ranks of the movie business and of bringing their stories to the screen, in a way that only natural-born storytellers such as themselves can. These and other screenwriters have garnered the attention of the movie-going population not only with their words, but with headlines announcing the sale...

Aristotle s Poetics for Screenwriters
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Aristotle s Poetics for Screenwriters


  • Author : Michael Tierno
  • Publisher : Hachette Books
  • Release Date : 2012-10-30
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781401305567


Aristotle s Poetics for Screenwriters Book Description :

An insightful how-to guide for writing screenplays that uses Aristotle's great work as a guide. Long considered the bible for storytellers, Aristotle's Poetics is a fixture of college courses on everything from fiction writing to dramatic theory. Now Michael Tierno shows how this great work can be an invaluable resource to screenwriters or anyone interested in studying plot structure. In carefully organized chapters, Tierno breaks down the fundamentals of screenwriting, highlighting particular aspects of Aristotle's work. Then, using examples from some of the best movies ever made, he demonstrates how to apply these ancient insights to modern-day screenwriting. This user-friendly guide covers a multitude of topics, from plotting and subplotting to di...

Save the Cat
Score: 4
From 20 Ratings

Save the Cat


  • Author : Blake Snyder
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-07-01
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1615931716


Save the Cat Book Description :

This ultimate insider's guide reveals the secrets that none dare admit, told by a show biz veteran who's proven that you can sell your script if you can save the cat!...

The Screenwriter s Workbook
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Screenwriter s Workbook


  • Author : Syd Field
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 1984
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UCSC:32106010437579


The Screenwriter s Workbook Book Description :

Offers practical advice on plot structure, characterization, dialog, research, and rewriting, and suggests writing exercises to improve one's screenwriting skills...

Writing Short Films

Writing Short Films


  • Author : Linda J. Cowgill
  • Publisher : Lone Eagle
  • Release Date : 2010-10-20
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307875143


Writing Short Films Book Description :

This new edition has been completely updated and revised along with the addition of several new chapters. Currently, this title remains the best selling university text book on writing short film screenplays....