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THE ART OF SCREEN WRITING - Story Script Markets by  William Packard - Paperback - Fifth Printing - 1987 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and

THE ART OF SCREEN WRITING - Story Script Markets

by Packard, William

Condition: Very Good

New York: Paragon House, 1987. (xxi) 188 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. The Contents are: Foreword: The Art of Film; Preface by Beatrice Straight; Where Did Screenwriters Come From; Writing for Film as Opposed to Writing for Stage - Time and Space on Film - Film Acting; Adapting Work from Another Genre to Film - Screenplays Based on Novels, Stage Plays, History; Writing Original Screenplays - Story Lines - Actions Visuals and Titles; Developing a Film Head - Learning to Use a Camera - Montage and Film Editing; The Process of Writing - Page by Page and Day by Day - Film Schools; Screen Treatments; Screenplay Format - Glossary of Technical Terms; Marketing and Agentry - Contracts, Unions, Copyright Protections, Plagiarism, Pseudonyms; And Collaboration - The Screenwriter and the Rest of the Film Industry; followed by an afterword and an index.. Fifth Printing. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.


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