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Writing And Selling: Crime Film Screenplays, Paperback / softback Book

Writing And Selling: Crime Film Screenplays Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Aimed at screenwriters, producers, development executives and educators interested in the crime genre, this book provides an invaluable basis for crafting a film story that considers both audience and market expectations without compromising originality.

A brief historical overview of the crime genre is presented for context, along with an analysis of various crime sub-genres and their key conventions, including: police, detective, film noir, gangster, heist, prison and serial killer.

Street focuses on the creative use of these conventions and offers strategies for focus.


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