SCREENPLAY: THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCREENWRITING

SCREENPLAY: THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCREENWRITING

By: Field, Syd

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Hollywood's script guru teaches you how to write a screenplay in "the 'bibl e' of screenwriting" (The New York Times)--now celebrating forty years of s creenwriting success! Syd Field's books on the essential structure of emotionally satisfying scre enplays have ignited lucrative careers in film and television since 1979. I n this revised edition of his premiere guide, the underpinnings of successf ul onscreen narratives are revealed in clear and encouraging language that will remain wise and practical as long as audiences watch stories unfold vi sually--from hand-held devices to IMAX to virtual reality . . . and whateve r comes next. As the first person to articulate common structural elements unique to succ essful movies, celebrated producer, lecturer, teacher and bestselling autho r Syd Field has gifted us a classic text. From concept to character, from o pening scene to finished script, here are fundamental guidelines to help al l screenwriters--novices and Oscar-winners--hone their craft and sell their work. In Screenplay, Syd Field can help you discover: Why the first ten pages of every script are crucial to keeping professional readers' interest How to visually "grab" these influential readers from page one, word one Why structure and character are the basic components of all narrative scree nplays How to adapt a novel, a play, or an article into a saleable script Tips on protecting your work--three ways to establish legal ownership of sc reenplays Vital insights on wri.

Title: SCREENPLAY: THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCREENWRITING

Author Name: Field, Syd

Categories: Writing,

Publisher: Delta: 2005

ISBN Number: 0385339038

ISBN Number 13: 9780385339032

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000052159