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And the Best Screenplay Goes To...: Learning from the Winners: Sideways, Shakespeare in Love, Crash

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Book News Annotation:

Author Seger, a well-known script consultant, offers an insightful look at what makes an Academy Award-winning screenplay. Her book focuses on three screenplays: Sideways, Shakespeare in Love, and Crash, and provides in-depth analysis of both the creative process and the challenges of constructing the scripts. Detailed original interviews with the script writers and discussions of the elements that make up a screenplay combine to provide a detailed examination of how great films are made. The book will be useful to novice and established scriptwriters, and it is a very interesting read for serious film fans. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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This book provides a CSI (Crime Scene Investigation) approach to Academy Award-winning screenplays, giving you the nitty gritty details of how an Academy Award script was created.

About the Author

Linda Seger has been a script consultant since 1981, working with writers, directors, producers, and companies throughout the world, including Tony Bill, William Kelley, TriStar Pictures, and the New Zealand Film Commission. She has given seminars for ABC and CBS television networks, Embassy Television, the MacGyver series, and for producers and writers in Rome, London, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada. Dr. Seger is the author of Making a Good Script Great and Creating Unforgettable Characters.

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ISBN:
9781932907384
Author:
Seger, Linda
Publisher:
Michael Wiese Productions
Manufactured:
Michael Wiese Productions
Subject:
Film & Video - Screenwriting
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Play/Scriptwriting
Subject:
Motion picture authorship
Subject:
Performing Arts : Film & Video - Screenwriting
Subject:
Film and Television-Screenwriting
Subject:
Film - Screenwriting
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20080231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
284
Dimensions:
8.94 x 6 x 0.77 in 1.09 lb

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