Just out! Screenwriting: How to Write a Professional Screenplay and Sell it to Hollywood! is an indispensible primer for all aspiring screenwriters. It is not a creative writing book. It focuses on the current industry standard dramatic structure for film and script format utilized in the Hollywood film industry today. It deals with the origins of film story, building an effective main character and the emotional journey that character takes, the essence of story setting, effective conflict and everything Hollywood considers is the most effective way to tell a modern film story. It outlines how to protect your literary rights and how and where to submit your material including how to write a winning quarry letter. No other screenwriting book puts you in the driver’s seat more quickly and effectively. It is not only what you need to know, but everything you need to know to become a successful screenwriter in the professional film industry. PAPERBACK from Lulu.com.
Claude Brickell is a former Hollywood executive story editor. He has spent years developing scripts and projects for, among others, actors Dustin Hoffman, Barbra Streisand and Paul Newman, producers Jay Weston (Oscar winner: Lady Sings the Blues), Arnold Kopelson (Oscar winner: Oliver Stone’s Platoon) and studio head Steven Bach at United Artists. As Hollywood rep for France’s 3rd largest film studio, he helped bring 20th Century Fox’s The Jewel of the Nile with Michael Douglas, Warner Bros.’ Under the Cherry Moon with Prince and John Frankenheimer’s mini-series Riviera to the South of France lot. Today, he is a screenwriting instructor at New York University.
- File Size: 304 KB
- Print Length: 102 pages
- Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
- Publisher: BricBooks; 1 edition (March 1, 2012)
- Publication Date: March 1, 2012
- Sold by: Amazon Digital Services LLC
- Language: English
- ASIN: B007H14M40
- Text-to-Speech: Enabled
- X-Ray: Not Enabled
- Word Wise: Enabled
- Lending: Enabled
- Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled