Maverick Screenwriting

Every film development executive says they're looking for original stories. Maverick Screenwriting will teach you how to play with advanced narrative techniques - time, logic and reality - that change the way we look at the world.

Author: Josh Golding

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781408154939

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 382

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Every film development executive says they're looking for original stories. Maverick Screenwriting will teach you how to play with advanced narrative techniques - time, logic and reality - that change the way we look at the world. Discover the techniques that give films like The Matrix, The Truman Show and Avatar an original twist. You will learn: * the difference between plot-driven and concept-driven films * how to play with time, reality and point-of-view in radical ways * how to emotionally connect with your audience * how to create a 'Matrix' that will hold your story together * how to push your concept to the limit- how to tell a story that expresses the unique way you look at the world In Maverick Screenwriting, writers, development executives, producers and directors will all find inspiration and new approaches that will help your film project stand out.

Screenwriting Poetics and the Screen Idea

Golding, Josh (2012) Maverick Screenwriting. London, Bloomsbury. Goldman, William ([1983] 1996) Adventures inthe Screen Trade. A Personal Viewof Hollywood ...

Author: I. MacDonald

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9780230392298

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 271

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A new, original investigation into how screenwriting works; the practices, creative 'poetics' and texts that serve the screen idea. Using a range of film, media and creative theories, it includes new case studies on the successful ITV soap Emmerdale, Hitchcock's first major screenwriter and David Lean's unfinished film, Nostromo.

Christian Writers Market Guide 2005

Annual screenplay and fiction competition . GETTING YOUR ACTS TOGETHER by Frank V . Priore . ... + MAVERICK BLUEPRINT SCREENWRITING COMPETITION .

Author: Sally E. Stuart

Publisher: Shaw

ISBN: 0877882002

Category: Reference

Page: 609

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Twenty Years of Equipping Christian Writers. Countless books can help you hone your writing skills, but The Christian Writers’ Market Guide is the one reference tool that helps you get what you write into the hands of the industry’s top publishers and marketers. The most up-to-date marketing resource for Christian writer–and the only one written exclusively for this specialized market–the twentieth edition of this reference guide includes information on agents, editors, publisher guidelines, specialty markets, and more. Whether you are a beginning or advanced writer, full-time freelancer, agent, editor, publisher, publicist, instructor, or student, The Christian Writers’ Market Guide 2005 is your best link to new or expanded publishing success. “An indispensable tool. For all you writers on Christian topics, this is the reference you have to buy.” –Writers’ Journal “An essential reference for anyone seeking to be published in the Christian community.” –The Midwest Book Review “Stuart’s guide stands out from the rest with its wealth of information and helpful hints.” –Book Reviews for Church Librarians “The single most valuable tool for those who wish to get their writing published.” –CLASS Communiqué

Hollywood Screenwriting Directory Fall Winter

A Specialized Resource for Discovering Where & How to Sell Your Screenplay Jesse Douma, Dinah Perez. linkedin.com/company/maverick-entertainment-group ...

Author: Jesse Douma

Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.

ISBN: 9781440347498

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 857

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To get your screenplay in front of the right buyer, you need exclusive information and specific details you can only gain through years of industry experience. That's why The Writers Store has compiled the Hollywood Screenwriting Directory, the product of more than three decades working directly with the decision makers behind the world's favorite films. This invaluable reference features: Thousands of listings for Hollywood buyers, industry insiders, studios, and independent financiers, all with verifi ed contact information Crucial details for submitting your screenplay to specific markets: how they prefer to receive submissions, and whether they accept unsolicited material A guide to properly formatting your script and packaging your submission Clear, step-by-step instructions for crafting professional query letters, treatments, and log lines A Silver subscription to ScreenwritingDirectory.com (a $49 value) In addition, you'll find illustrated screenplay samples, essential legal information, and tips for creating a quality submission. With the Hollywood Screenwriting Directory at your fingertips, you'll significantly increase your chances of script-selling success!

Break Into Screenwriting

... is the peak emotional moment of your screenplay (where your theme comes forcefully into play). ... Lastly, the brilliant twist at the end of Maverick ...

Author: Ray Frensham

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444155907

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 368

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This is a comprehensive, jargon-free guide for all budding screenwriters. Its aim is not just to guide you through the techniques and skills you need to write for the screen (film and television), but also to give you guidance on how to approach the industry as a whole. Focusing on every aspect of screenwriting, from how to set about the writing process to how to develop your characters, plot and structure, this book will give you all the guidance you need to break into this highly competitive industry and make a career for yourself as a screenwriter.

Hollywood Screenwriting Directory Spring Summer

... for Discovering Where & How to Sell Your Screenplay Jesse Douma, Dinah Perez ... Matt Battaglia Productions Maven Pictures Maverick 523 Films Maverick ...

Author: Jesse Douma

Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.

ISBN: 9781440347474

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 688

View: 936

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To get your screenplay in front of the right buyer, you need exclusive information and specific details you can only gain through years of industry experience. That's why The Writers Store has compiled the Hollywood Screenwriting Directory, the product of more than three decades working directly with the decision makers behind the world's favorite films. This invaluable reference features: Thousands of listings for Hollywood buyers, industry insiders, studios, and independent financiers, all with verifi ed contact information Crucial details for submitting your screenplay to specific markets: how they prefer to receive submissions, and whether they accept unsolicited material A guide to properly formatting your script and packaging your submission Clear, step-by-step instructions for crafting professional query letters, treatments, and log lines A Silver subscription to ScreenwritingDirectory.com (a $49 value) In addition, you'll find illustrated screenplay samples, essential legal information, and tips for creating a quality submission. With the Hollywood Screenwriting Directory at your fingertips, you'll significantly increase your chances of script-selling success!

Teach Yourself Screenwriting

Lastly , the brilliant twist at the end of Maverick , a film about conning people , makes the viewer realize that the biggest confidence trick of all has ...

Author: Ray Frensham

Publisher:

ISBN: GENT:900071419665

Category:

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Maverick

In the American Old West, gambler Bret Maverick is on his way to a major five-card draw poker tournament being held on the paddle steamer Lauren Belle. Maverick wants to prove he is the best card player of his time.

Author: Vassa Ivanov

Publisher:

ISBN: 9798670111812

Category:

Page: 148

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In the American Old West, gambler Bret Maverick is on his way to a major five-card draw poker tournament being held on the paddle steamer Lauren Belle. Maverick wants to prove he is the best card player of his time. Short $3,000 of the $25,000 tournament entry fee, Maverick travels to the town of Crystal River, intending to collect on debts and win money at card games. At an impromptu poker game, he encounters the ill-tempered gambler Angel, the young con artist Annabelle Bransford, and lawman Marshal Zane Cooper. He wins a massive pot from Angel, but must flee without collecting his winnings.

Writers on Directors

... 61 Mascara , 20 M * A * S * H , 146 The Mask , 92 The Masque of the Red Death , 169 Maverick ( movie ) , 111 Maverick ( screenplay ) , 25 , 52 Max Dugan ...

Author: Susan Kim Gray

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015048754306

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 184

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A collection of essays and photographs on today's most important filmmakers by writers ranging from Tobias Wolff to Edwidge Danticat

The New Screenwriter Looks at the New Screenwriter

CASH : The toughest one was that we had to have Maverick win his first encounter at Top Gun School , because Iceman was going to win ultimately .

Author: William Froug

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015020694462

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 369

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Leading screenwriters discuss their career struggles and their ideas about contemporary film making

Maverick Writers

If a beginner finds someone to read a manuscript , he or she had better be prepared with an original feature - length screenplay in proper format .

Author: S. Jean Mead

Publisher: Caxton Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105041000089

Category: Fiction

Page: 271

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This is a collection of candid interviews with some of the best and most prolific writers of out time, who discuss their lives, work, successes and failures as well as their journeys into the Western genre. They also take pot shots at the publishing business and give generously of their experience to fledging writers - sharing techniques, secrets and humor. Maverick Writers could also be called "Anatomy of a Writer," for the subjects share many common characteristics and work habits, yet divers lifestyles. Compiles for apprentice writers and journeymen readers, the book offers valuable writing and marketing material along with downright enjoyable reading. Personalities shine through in each profile -- Back cover.

The Maverick Rabbi

... winning novelist of The Juggler , The Widow Makers , and The Strong Hand , and the Hollywood screenwriter of Halls of Montezuma and Caine Mutiny fame .

Author: Aaron I. Reichel

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105026110374

Category: Jews

Page: 361

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Screen World Vol 6 1955

... and Russ Maverick ; Screenplay by Harry Essex and Arthur Ross ; Śtory by Maurice Zimm ; Filmed in 3 - D . CAST David Reed Richard Carlson Kay Lawrence .

Author: Blum, Daniel

Publisher: Biblo & Tannen Publishers

ISBN: 0819602612

Category:

Page: 240

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The Maverick Guide to Australia

Movie producer , director , and screenwriter . Known for 1978 ' s prizewinner The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith . SEIDLER , Harry . Perhaps Australia ' s most ...

Author: Robert W. Bone

Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company

ISBN: 0882897632

Category: Australia

Page: 384

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Travelers with a penchant for the extraordinary need more than just a listing of lodgings and restaurants. With 12 complete chapters and 28 useful maps, this enjoyable guide offers recommendations on everything from sightseeing to recreation.

Elements of Style for Screenwriters

The slug line is derived from the newspaper ; it has been said that the first screenwriter was a maverick reporter who thought up the idea of using familiar ...

Author: Paul Argentini

Publisher: Lone Eagle Publishing Company

ISBN: UOM:39015046880392

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 176

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Alphabetical entries provide detailed explanations of the acceptable format, structure, and style for television and film screenplay submissions

TV Creators Aaron Sorkin lyricist Roy Huggins television maverick Martha Williamson visionary Anthony Zuiker master of forensics Glenn Gordon Caron intrepid explorer Don Bellisario leatherneck optimist Paul Haggis subversive scribe Barbara Hall author author Joss Whedon feminist Clifton Campbell imagineer John McNamara Fugitive phile Aaron Spelling prime time perennial Afterword terrorism and television drama

I sort of stumbled into screenwriting . I had never really intended to be a screenwriter as my primary means of making a living , but it just happened .

Author: James L. Longworth

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015058083406

Category: Television producers and directors

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The Bulletin

... 32.95 Tales of maverick moviemakers , screenwriting shenanigans and ... whom he calls the godfather of the new budding screenwriters ( two of them gay ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCSD:31822035803576

Category: Sydney (N.S.W.)

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Screenwriting

... Melissa , 18 Maugham , Somerset , 176 , 315 " Maverick , ” 97 May , Elaine , 38 Mayer , Louis B. , 129 Mazursky , Paul , 38 , 127 Medea , 22-23 Melville ...

Author: Lew Hunter

Publisher: Robert Hale

ISBN: IND:30000044735896

Category: Cinema film authorship

Page: 351

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The author conveys his knowledge of screenwriting in a straightforward fashion and answers the important questions which have to be considered at each stage of the process. this may be found and the essential qualities which must be present. Fascinating tricks of the trade which are applied instinctively by the professionals - such as vertical and linear stories, believable unbelievabiltty, fourth walls and flashbacks, red herrings, time locks ond telescoping of time are revealed in order that the reader too can learn to utilize them to glve their work a professional feel. The author also covers such aspects as the building of characters, basic dos and don'ts, dialogue, discipline, timing, rewriting, polishing, ties and more.

The Screenwriting Life

So , without a doubt , being a maverick can pay dividends . The next lesson I learned is that contacts and perception are critical .

Author: Rich Whiteside

Publisher: Berkley Trade

ISBN: UOM:39015047056661

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 279

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Describes how to write for television and motion pictures, the advantages of a film school education, and the challenges of breaking into the industry in Hollywood