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Author Sublett, Scott Winfield, author

Title Screenwriting for neurotics : a beginner's guide to writing a feature-length screenplay from start to finish / by Scott Winfield Sublett
Published Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, 2014


Description 1 online resource (262 pages) : illustrations
Contents Introduction: myths that make you crazy -- The idea -- The spine -- Plot -- Deeper into plotting -- The scene: basic building block of plot -- The step outline, a.k.a. scene list -- Format -- Description -- Dialogue -- Miscellany -- The rewrite -- Selling your script
Summary Screenwriting for Neurotics is a quirky and accessible handbook for beginning screenwriters. Whether you are a student in a screenwriting class or just someone who wants to try their hand at writing for film or television, this handy guidebook makes the entire process simple and unintimidating. Scott Winfield Sublett, a veteran screenwriter and screenwriting teacher, walks you step by step from start to finish and helps you navigate potential and unforeseen difficulties along the way, offering handy tips and suggestions to keep you from becoming blocked or stalled. Rather than throwing you into
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Motion picture authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Television authorship -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Composition & Creative Writing.
REFERENCE -- Writing Skills.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Screenwriting.
Motion picture authorship.
Television authorship.
Genre/Form manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781609383008