The Resource On story : screenwriters and their craft, edited by Barbara Morgan and Maya Perez

On story : screenwriters and their craft, edited by Barbara Morgan and Maya Perez

Label
On story : screenwriters and their craft
Title
On story
Title remainder
screenwriters and their craft
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara Morgan and Maya Perez
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduction / by Barbara Morgan -- 1. Inspiration. A conversation with Randall Wallace -- 2. Story. What makes a great story : a conversation with Bill Wittliff ; Steven Zaillian on where the story originates ; Peter Hedges on crafting story ; Lawrence Kasdan on story and theme -- 3. Process. A conversation with John Lee Hancock ; Sacha Gervasi on getting started ; The basics with Nicholas Kazan ; Advice from Bill Wittliff ; Anne Rapp's writing routine ; Caroline Thompson's writing process ; Lawrence Kasdan on the challenges of writing -- 4. Structure. Structure and format : a conversation with Frank Pierson, Whit Stillman, Robin Swicord, and Nicholas Kazan ; Caroline Thompson on structure ; Lawrence Kasdan on the rules of script formatting ; Visual storytelling : a conversation with John August, John Lee Hancock, and Randall Wallace -- 5. Character and dialogue. Building characters and mapping their journeys : a conversation with Lawrence Kasdan and Anne Rapp ; Nicholas Kazan on writing characters ; Crafting characters : a conversation with Lawrence Kasdan ; Dialogue and finding the voice : a conversation with John August and John Lee Hancock -- 6. Rewritng. Writer's block : a conversation with Bud Shrake and Bill Wittliff ; Bill Wittliff on when to let something go ; Steven Zaillian on defining scenes : what to keep in, what to leave out ; Anne Rapp on keeping writing fresh ; Nicholas Kazan's rewriting process ; On rewriting : a conversation with Daniel Petrie Jr., Peter Hedges, and Sacha Gervasi ; Lawrence Kasdan on how to know when you're done -- 7. Collaboration. A conversation with Steven Zaillian ; Peter Hedges on collaborating ; Lawrence Kasdan on writing with a partner ; Randall Wallace on working with other writers -- 8. Go forth
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.2/3
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1996
LC item number
.O5 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1970-
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  • Morgan, Barbara
  • Perez, Maya
  • Austin Film Festival
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  • Screenwriters
  • Motion picture authorship
Label
On story : screenwriters and their craft, edited by Barbara Morgan and Maya Perez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Austin Film Festival."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841039484
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 176 pages
Isbn
9780292754607
Lccn
2013008525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841039484
  • (Sirsi) a1708668
Label
On story : screenwriters and their craft, edited by Barbara Morgan and Maya Perez
Publication
Note
"Austin Film Festival."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn841039484
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 176 pages
Isbn
9780292754607
Lccn
2013008525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)841039484
  • (Sirsi) a1708668

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