Writing Screenplays That Sell, New Twentieth Anniversary Edition

Writing Screenplays That Sell, New Twentieth Anniversary Edition : The Complete Guide to Turning Story Concepts Into Movie and Television Deals

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"No one is better than Michael Hauge at finding what is most authentic in every moment of a story." --Will Smith "Michael Hauge is a story master, and this book is an absolute must have for anyone serious about telling great stories for the screen." --DeVon Franklin, Vice-President of Production, Columbia Pictures From renowned Hollywood story consultant Michael Hauge, considered "one of the most sought after lecturers and script consultants in the U.S." by Scriptwriter magazine, comes the ultimate concept-to-deal guide for writing and selling screenplays for movies and television--now fully revised and updated for the modern screenwriter in this all new 20th anniversary edition.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 349 pages
  • 134 x 202 x 26mm | 281.23g
  • HarperCollins Publishers Inc
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 20th Anniversary ed.
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0061791431
  • 9780061791437
  • 103,824

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"If you're serious about becoming a screenwriter, start by reading this book."--Robert Mark Kamen, screenwriter, The Karate Kid and The Power of Oneshow more

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For more than twenty years, Writing Screenplays That Sell has been hailed as the most complete guide available on the art, craft, and business of writing for movies and television. Now fully revised and updated to reflect the latest trends and scripts, Hollywood story expert and script consultant Michael Hauge walks readers through every step of writing and selling successful screenplays. If you read only one book on the screenwriter's craft, this must be the one.show more

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