Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect / Edition 3

Crafting Short Screenplays That Connect / Edition 3

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by Claudia H Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 024081214X

ISBN-13: 9780240812144

Pub. Date: 08/31/2009

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Crafting Short Screenplays that Connect introduces the essential element of 'human connection' - the ability to 'touch' the reader or observer - to the screenwriting and story creation process for short films. Claudia Hunter Johnson teaches the craft of short screenplay writing by guiding you through carefully focused writing exercises of increasing length and

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Crafting Short Screenplays that Connect introduces the essential element of 'human connection' - the ability to 'touch' the reader or observer - to the screenwriting and story creation process for short films. Claudia Hunter Johnson teaches the craft of short screenplay writing by guiding you through carefully focused writing exercises of increasing length and complexity. You will learn how to think more deeply about the screenwriter's purposes, craft an effective pattern of human change, and hone your vision and process for your short screenplays.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240812144
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/31/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
348
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Acknowledgements;Introduction: The Power and Importance of Human Connection; Part I: Preparing to Write the Short Screenplay; Chapter 1: Connecting to Purpose;Chapter 2: Connecting to Self;Chapter 3: Connecting to Process; Chapter 4: Connecting to Screenplays;Chapter 5: Connecting to Collaboration; Part II: Five (Not So) Easy Screenplays; Chapter 6: The Discovery; Chapter 7: The Decision; Chapter 8: The Boxing Match; Chapter 9: The Improbable Connection; Chapter 10: The Long Short Screenplay; Part III: Seven Screenplays that Make it Look Easy; Chapter 11: Kosher (by Aimee Barth); Chapter 12: My Josephine (by Barry Jenkins); Chapter 13: A Work in Progress (by Wes Ball); Chapter 14: Lena's Spaghetti (by Rachel Witenstein); Chapter 15: Cool Breeze and Buzz (by Lani Sciandra); Chapter 16: The Making of "Killer Kite" (story Matt Stevens, screenplay by Robert S. Gray); Chapter 17: Slow Dancin' Down the Aisles of the Quickcheck (by Thomas Wade Jackson); Chapter 18: Conclusion; Appendix A: Available Screenwriting Software; Appendix B: Films Referenced; Appendix C: Further Reading; Index

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