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The Resource The Screenwriter's Roadmap : 21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story

The Screenwriter's Roadmap : 21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story

Label
The Screenwriter's Roadmap : 21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story
Title
The Screenwriter's Roadmap
Title remainder
21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Finally, a GPS system for screenwriters!The potentially long and arduous journey of writing a screenplay was just made easier to navigate with The Screenwriter's Roadmap. Avoid the wrong turns, dead ends, gaping p(l)otholes, and other obstacles that result in frustration, wasted time, and wasted energy. The Screenwriter's Roadmap keeps you on track and helps you reach your destination- a finished, professional quality screenplay. Neil Landau, a successful Hollywood screenwriter and script doctor with over 2 decades of experience, provides you with 21 Guidep
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Landau, Neil
Dewey number
808.23
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1996
LC item number
.L25 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion picture authorship
  • Screenwriters
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • Motion picture authorship
  • Screenwriters
  • United States
Label
The Screenwriter's Roadmap : 21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5 What's at Stake? Give Your Protagonist Something to Win and Something to Lose
  • Interview: Sheldon Turner
  • 6 What's the Kryptonlte? Determine Your Protagonist's Most Significant Weakness (Achilles' Heel) / Interview: Susannah Grant
  • 7 Who's the Bad Guy? Inject a Potent Antagonistic Force
  • Interview: Stuart Beattie
  • 8 What's the Structural Blueprint? Draft the Architectural Foundation
  • Interview: Richard LaGravenese
  • 9 What's the Spark? Hook Your Audience with an "Inciting Incident"
  • Interview: Ed Solomon
  • 10 What's the Trap? Plunge Your Protagonist into Crisis at the End of Act One
  • 1 What's the Catch? Clarify the Central Conflict of Your Premise
  • Interview: Corl Ellsworth
  • Interview: Tony Gilroy
  • 2 Why Are We Here? Think of Setting and Time Period as Another Character in Your Screenplay
  • Interview: Jane Anderson
  • 3 Who Are We Rooting For? Create an Iconic Protagonist with a Core Contradiction
  • Interview: Steven Conrad
  • 4 What's the Point (of View)? / Add Dimension to Characters via POV, Subtext and Dialogue
  • Interview: Scott Z. Burns
  • Interview: Laeta Kalogridis
  • 16 How Did We End Up Here? Crafting the Inevitable Conclusion
  • Interview: Billy Ray
  • 17 What's the Missing Piece? Infuse Your Story with a Central Mystery
  • Interview: Andrew Kevin Walker
  • 18 What's the Movie Really About? Illuminate the Central Thematic Question
  • Interview: Eric Roth
  • 19 Where Is the Heat? Fuel and Stoke the Dramatic Fire
  • Interview: Melissa Rosenberg
  • 20 How Does It Make You Feel? Connect to the Emotional Core of Your Characters
  • 11 What's the Curveball? Ratchet Up the Stakes at the Midpoint of Act Two
  • Interview: Guillermo Arriaga
  • 21 What's Wrong with This Picture? Rewrites: Revise and Refine Your Intention and Vision
  • Interview: Jeff Nothanson
  • Interview: Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver
  • 12 What's the "Aha" Moment? Position Your Protagonist at a Crossroads at the End of Act Two
  • Interview: Jose Rivera
  • 13 What's the Rush? Set the Clock Ticking / Interview: David Koepp
  • 14 What's the Worst Thing That Could Happen? Push Your Protagonist to the Edge at the Climax
  • Interview: David S. Goyer
  • 15 Where Are We Going with All This? Pay Off the Setups
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136071898
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0500000284
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn823387104
  • (OCoLC)823387104
Label
The Screenwriter's Roadmap : 21 Ways to Jumpstart Your Story
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5 What's at Stake? Give Your Protagonist Something to Win and Something to Lose
  • Interview: Sheldon Turner
  • 6 What's the Kryptonlte? Determine Your Protagonist's Most Significant Weakness (Achilles' Heel) / Interview: Susannah Grant
  • 7 Who's the Bad Guy? Inject a Potent Antagonistic Force
  • Interview: Stuart Beattie
  • 8 What's the Structural Blueprint? Draft the Architectural Foundation
  • Interview: Richard LaGravenese
  • 9 What's the Spark? Hook Your Audience with an "Inciting Incident"
  • Interview: Ed Solomon
  • 10 What's the Trap? Plunge Your Protagonist into Crisis at the End of Act One
  • 1 What's the Catch? Clarify the Central Conflict of Your Premise
  • Interview: Corl Ellsworth
  • Interview: Tony Gilroy
  • 2 Why Are We Here? Think of Setting and Time Period as Another Character in Your Screenplay
  • Interview: Jane Anderson
  • 3 Who Are We Rooting For? Create an Iconic Protagonist with a Core Contradiction
  • Interview: Steven Conrad
  • 4 What's the Point (of View)? / Add Dimension to Characters via POV, Subtext and Dialogue
  • Interview: Scott Z. Burns
  • Interview: Laeta Kalogridis
  • 16 How Did We End Up Here? Crafting the Inevitable Conclusion
  • Interview: Billy Ray
  • 17 What's the Missing Piece? Infuse Your Story with a Central Mystery
  • Interview: Andrew Kevin Walker
  • 18 What's the Movie Really About? Illuminate the Central Thematic Question
  • Interview: Eric Roth
  • 19 Where Is the Heat? Fuel and Stoke the Dramatic Fire
  • Interview: Melissa Rosenberg
  • 20 How Does It Make You Feel? Connect to the Emotional Core of Your Characters
  • 11 What's the Curveball? Ratchet Up the Stakes at the Midpoint of Act Two
  • Interview: Guillermo Arriaga
  • 21 What's Wrong with This Picture? Rewrites: Revise and Refine Your Intention and Vision
  • Interview: Jeff Nothanson
  • Interview: Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver
  • 12 What's the "Aha" Moment? Position Your Protagonist at a Crossroads at the End of Act Two
  • Interview: Jose Rivera
  • 13 What's the Rush? Set the Clock Ticking / Interview: David Koepp
  • 14 What's the Worst Thing That Could Happen? Push Your Protagonist to the Edge at the Climax
  • Interview: David S. Goyer
  • 15 Where Are We Going with All This? Pay Off the Setups
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (329 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136071898
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
cl0500000284
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn823387104
  • (OCoLC)823387104

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