By Neil Landau
Finally, a GPS method for screenwriters!
The probably lengthy and hard trip of writing a screenplay used to be simply made more straightforward to navigate with The Screenwriter's Roadmap. steer clear of the inaccurate turns, useless ends, gaping p(l)otholes, and different stumbling blocks that bring about frustration , wasted time, and wasted power. The Screenwriter's Roadmap retains you heading in the right direction and is helping you achieve your vacation spot- a accomplished, specialist caliber screenplay.
Neil Landau, a winning Hollywood screenwriter and script health care professional with over 2 many years of expertise, offers you 21 Guideposts, that if carried out, might help you nail down your screenplay's tale constitution, deepen its personality arcs, bolster stakes, heighten suspense, and diagnose and service its power weaknesses. those Guideposts are in line with field-tested, in-the-trenches reviews which have been confirmed to paintings.
The Guideposts are augmented by means of interactive routines, finish of bankruptcy "homework" assignments, examples from the newest blockbusters, in addition to over 20 interviews with a few of Hollywood's such a lot winning screenwriters and administrators, together with David S. Goyer (Batman Begins, The darkish Knight, The darkish Knight Rises, Man of Steel), David Koepp (Jurassic Park, Mission: Impossible, Spider-Man, Panic Room, War of the Worlds, Angels & Demons), Melissa Rosenberg (The Twilight Saga: Twilight, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, The Twilight Saga: Breaking sunrise - half 1, The Twilight Saga: Breaking sunrise - half 2, Dexter (TV)), and Eric Roth (Forrest Gump, The Insider, Munich, The sturdy Shepherd, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Extremely Loud and tremendously Close).
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