The Screenwriter's Bible

A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling your Script
Trottier, David (Book - 2014 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Screenwriter's Bible

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The 20th anniversary edition of one of the most popular, authoritative, and useful books on screenwriting. A standard by which other screenwriting books are measured, it has sold over 200,000 copies in its twenty-year life. Always up-to-date and reliable, it contains everything that both the budding and working screenwriter need under one cover five books in one! A Screenwriting Primer that provides a concise course in screenwriting basics, A Screenwriting Workbook that walks you through the complete writing process, from nascent ideas through final revisions, A Formatting Guide that thoroughly covers today's correct formats for screenplays and TV scripts, A Spec Writing Guide that demonstrates today's spec style through sample scenes and analysis, with an emphasis on grabbing the reader's interest in the first ten pages, A Sales and Marketing Guide that presents proven strategies to help you create a laser-sharp marketing plan.
Authors: Trottier, David
Title: The screenwriter's bible
a complete guide to writing, formatting, and selling your script
Publisher: Los Angeles :, Silman-James Press,, [2014]
Edition: 6th Edition
Characteristics: xii, 442 pages ;,28 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by David Trottier
Notes: Includes index
ISBN: 1935247107
Branch Call Number: 808.23 T858s 2014
Subject Headings: Television authorship Motion picture authorship
Topical Term: Television authorship
Motion picture authorship
LCCN: 2013049186
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Five books in one! A primer of screenwriting basics, a workbook that walks you through the writing process, a formatting guide, a spec writing guide, and a sales and marketing guide.

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Feb 24, 2013
  • stewstealth rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

Seems like a useful resource guide for formatting your script and how to write a query and make a pitch.


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