Writing Screenplays

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ISBN: 978-1-77040-104-4

Number of pages: 200

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Writing Screenplays will show you the fundamentals that are essential to writing a compelling screenplay that will pull readers in, and sell, by using your own memoirs, or life, as a starting point.
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Find your voice -- write your unique story that sells!

Everyone has a story. Whether it is a drama, thriller, comedy, or horror, writing a screenplay is about finding your voice as a writer and writing your own unique story that will come alive through plays or movies. This book will show you the fundamentals that are essential to writing a compelling screenplay that will pull readers in, and sell, by using your own memoirs, or life, as a starting point.

Whether you are a hopeful wordsmith or a seasoned screenwriter looking for a new approach, you will find sound advice within these pages. Learn how to --

  • Find your story using your own life
  • Establish an effective schedule
  • Plan, write, and revise your memoir-based screenplay
  • Receive help from script consultants
  • Find a market and sell your story

In addition to a sample screenplay, Writing Screenplays includes resources for further assistance in creating your successful story.

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Publication Date Apr 15, 2012
Market Global
PDF Preview Download URL http://www.self-counsel.com/docs/writing_screenplays.pdf
Edition First Edition
Pages 200
Size 6x9
ISBN 978-1-77040-104-4

Author Details

Author Details - Jessie Coleman and Paul Peditto

Jessie Coleman is an author, screenwriter, and freelance writer whose book Sex on the Side debuted with glowing reviews. She has been featured in several Chicago newspapers and on numerous radio stations.

Paul Peditto is a veteran screenwriter who wrote and directed the critically acclaimed Jane Doe, starring Calista Flockhart. Six of his plays have been optioned and four have been published. Peditto has worked as a professional consultant on thousands of screenplays since 2002, and teaches screenwriting at Columbia College and Chicago Filmmakers.

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