How to Write for Animation

How to Write for Animation

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The world of animation has expanded far beyond the children's fare generations of Americans have grown up watching. Hit television series like
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Product details

  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 208.3 x 260.6 x 22.1mm | 712.15g
  • Overlook Press
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 1585672408
  • 9781585672400

Table of contents

Foreword by Joe Barbera
Author's Introduction
How to Read This Book
Part I: Getting Ready to Write
1. Understanding the World of Animation
2. Tools of the Trade
Part II: Writing for Animation
3. Basic Overview
4. How to Write a Premise
5. Developing Your Story Beats
6. How to Write an Outline
7. How to Write a Script
8. Writing Description
9. Writing Dialogue
10. How to Write Funny Stuff
11. Feature, Internet, and Sample Scripts
12. Creating an Animated Series
13. Writing a Presentation, Bible, and Pilot
Part III: Selling Your Animated Project
14. How to Get an Agent
15. How to Break into Toon Writing without an Agent
16. How to Pitch Your Project
17. How to Prosper in Toon Town
Animation Links and References
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