On Screen Writing, Paperback / softback Book

Description

With On Screen Writing, director Edward Dmytryk offers a clear, methodical overview of the needs, practices, and problems of screenwriting, including extensive coverage of adaptation.

Written In an informal, anecdotal style and using script examples from Hollywood classics, Dmytryk presents a practical set of principles for writing engaging, filmable screenplays. Originally published in 1985, this reissue of Dmytryk's classic screenwriting book includes a new critical introduction by Mick Hurbis-Cherrier, as well as chapter lessons, discussion questions, exercises, and a glossary.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 210 pages, 15 Illustrations, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Film scripts & screenplays
  • ISBN: 9781138584471

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