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Making a Good Script Great

By Linda Seger

"Scripts are not written, they are rewritten." Words of wisdom which have probably been floating around screenwriting circles for some time, and form the basis for Seger's excellent book. Although, l...

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Script Supervising and Film Continuity, Third Edition

By Pat P Miller

The book teaches all vital script supervising functions, including: how to prepare, or "break down" a script for shooting; maintaining screen direction and progression; matching scenes and shots for e...

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The Screenwriter's Workbook

By Syd Field

Screenplays, according to Field, are not so much written as they are built, and in this book he provides a clear explanation of what raw materials are needed to assemble the modern Hollywood movie scr...

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The Definitive Guide to Screenwriting

By Syd Field

Syd Field is a respected individual in Hollywood - His knowledge is indespensible for people who want to break into this type of work - If you're a writer who wants to write great stuff but also want ...

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Film Scriptwriting : A Practical Manual

By Dwight V Swain

This second edition of the widely acclaimed Film Scriptwriting is a truly practical manual for the working writer. It provides all the clear, step-by-step guidance you need to script both fact and fea...

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Screenplay : The Foundations of Screenwriting; A step-by-step guide from concept to finishedscript

By Syd Field

Syd Field's book is a veritable institution in the screenwriting world these days. Since the first edition was published in the late-70s, hundreds of thousands of budding screenwriters have thumbed t...

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