Rewrite: A Step-By-Step Guide to Strengthen Structure, Characters, and Drama in Your Screenplay [NOOK Book]

Overview

"Writing is rewriting" is the mantra of every successful screenwriter. The good news is that here, for the first time, is a practical, step-by-step guide to the most efficient and economical way to rewrite. From neophyte dabbler to award-winning scribe, anyone can use this book to help bring their screenplays to the next level.
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Rewrite: A Step-By-Step Guide to Strengthen Structure, Characters, and Drama in Your Screenplay

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Overview

"Writing is rewriting" is the mantra of every successful screenwriter. The good news is that here, for the first time, is a practical, step-by-step guide to the most efficient and economical way to rewrite. From neophyte dabbler to award-winning scribe, anyone can use this book to help bring their screenplays to the next level.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781615930272
  • Publisher: Wiese, Michael Productions
  • Publication date: 3/1/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 173
  • File size: 3 MB

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     viii
Note on Gender     ix
Introduction     x
Clarifying Story and Structure for Impact     1
The Powerful Protagonist     17
The Worthy Antagonist     39
Ensuring Dynamic Scenes     45
Making Descriptions Leap Off the Page     55
Life Support for Your Protagonist     63
Paring It Down     69
Where Am I?     95
The Right Look     99
Finishing     109
The Seven Points of Thelma & Louise     114
Beatsheet for In Good Company     115
Sample Pages from Youngsters     122
Bibliography     163
Index     165
About the Author     173
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