The Screenwriter's Bible: A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script

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Silman-James Press, 1994 - Motion picture authorship - 194 pages
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The Bible is five books bound into a single volume.
-- a screenwriting primer (provides a concise presentation of screenwriting basics)
-- a formatting guide (presents both correct screenplay and teleplay formats)
-- a screenwriting workbook (the writing process, from nascent ideas to revisions)
-- a sales and marketing guide (offers a marketing plan and sales strategies)
-- a resource guide (provides contacts for industry organizations, guilds and unions, schools, publications, support groups and services, contests, etc.)

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Review: The Screenwriter's Bible: A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script, 4th Ed.

User Review  - Dale Zawada - Goodreads

Do you want to be a screenwriter? Thinking about writing a screenplay? READ THIS BOOK. No - BUY THIS BOOK!!!! This book is forever next to my computer desk. It has everything you need to know about ... Read full review

Review: The Screenwriter's Bible: A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script, 4th Ed.

User Review  - Rick Barry - Goodreads

What an excellent book for anyone who wants clear explanations of how to format screenplays for today. David Trottier writes in a clear way and includes vivid examples that both experienced and novice ... Read full review

Contents

How to Write a ScreenplayA Primer
3
Correct Format for Screenplays
59
The cover title page first page and last page
66
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Jim Vines is a working screenwriter and script consultant. He lives in Los Angeles.

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