The Screenwriter's Bible: A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script
Silman-James Press, 1998 - 314 Seiten
"The Screenwriter's Bible is six books in one. Book 1 -- A screenwriting primer that provides a concise presentation of screenwriting basics. Book 2 -- A workbook that walks the writer through the writing process, from nascent ideas through revisions. Book 3 -- A formatting guide that presents correct formats for both screenplays and TV scripts. Book 4 -- A spec writing guide that demonstrates today's spec style through sample scenes and analysis. Book 5 -- A sales and marketing guide that presents proven strategies to help you create a laser-sharp marketing plan. Book 6 -- A resource guide that provides addresses and contacts for industry organizations, schools, publications, support groups, services, contests, etc. Among its wealth of practical information are sample query letters, useful worksheets and checklists, hundreds of examples, sample scenes, and straightforward explanations of screenwriting fundamentals." - product description.
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Here's Leonard Kornberg : “ When a script comes in , it is the concept that gets it purchased . ” Jason Hoffs at Spielberg's company said , “ Probably eighty percent of the spec scripts this year were bought for concept and not ...
For example , here's the concept of HOMEBOY , a spec script that Fox Family Films paid $ 500,000 for a few months ago . Two black brothers are out to adopt a younger brother to mold into an NBA player and get rich .
Here's how . Delivering your pitch Do not read your pitch , but it's okay to have 3 " x 5 " cards or notes to prompt you . Be as clear and animated as your personality allows . You'll open with your hook followed by the storyline .
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I've learned so much from this book! It's definitely not just for screenwriters. It holds valuable information about breaking down your story in a timely manner, from beginning to end, using movie examples. It focuses on how to create a good, successful story. Another of my favorites! Vollständige Rezension lesen
How stories work
Situation conflict and resolutionthe flow of the story
The low down on high concept
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