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Intro to screenwriting / Sally J. Walker.

Walker, Sally J. (Author).
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Subject: Motion picture authorship.
Genre: Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9781581249590
  • ISBN: 1581249594
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: [San Francisco] : Fiction Works, 2012.

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Summary: Many would like to explore screenwriting's unique creative form, but do not have access to formal programs. This book explains how fundamental storytelling principles apply to visual film-making then marches through standard formatting or appearance of a screenplay, thinking plot in cinematic structure, creating dramatic characters and writing multi-layered dialogue along with succinct, vivid narrative. You will be introduced to book-to-film adaptation techniques, Industry jargon, many resources, and essential professional tools like Log Line and the one-page synopsis.
Source of Description Note: Online resource; title from EPUB title page (OverDrive, viewed Jan. 21, 2013).

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