Cut to the Chase

Cut to the Chase

Writing Feature Films With the Pros at UCLA Extension Writers' Program

eBook - 2013
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Publisher: New York :, Gotham Books,, [2013]
ISBN: 9780698138360
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xviii, 381 pages)
Contents: Introduction / by Linda Venis
From Idea to Outline: Preparing to Write Your Feature Screenplay. Hollywood Storytelling: Its Enduring Appeal and Universal Principles / by Billy Mernit
Jump-starting the Screenplay / by Jon Bernstein
"What Happens Next?": Structuring the Screenplay / by Andy Guerdat
Building Characters / by Cindy Davis
Deepening Characters and Defining Their Arcs / by Billy Mernit
Outlining the Screenplay / by Juliet Aires Giglio
Writing Your First Draft Feature Screenplay. Writing Through the First Draft / by Steve Mazur
The Who, What, Where, When, Why (and How!) of Writing a Scene / by Dan Vining
Pictures in motion: scenes and the movement they create / by Chrysanthy Balis
Rewriting Your Feature Screenplay. Taking the Script to the Next Level: The Rewrite Process Begins / by Quinton Peeples
The Art and Craft of Dialogue Writing / by Karl Iglesias
"Show, Don't Tell": Visual Screenwriting / by Philip Eisner
Polish workshop: Making Your Best Even Better / by Michael Weiss
Being a Professional in the Movie Business. Demystifying the Business of Feature Film Writing / by Laurence Rosenthal
Launching and Sustaining a Feature Film Writing Career / by Deborah Dean Davis.


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