Big Fish

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Nick Hern Books, 2004 - Big fish (Motion picture) - 144 pages
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William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property.

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Big Fish: The Shooting Script (Newmarket Shooting Script Series)

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Each entry in the "Shooting Script" series includes the final version of the screenplay along with a handful of photos, an interview with the writer, and other goodies in a reasonably priced paperback ... Read full review

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About the author (2004)

John August wrote and co-produced the critically acclaimed Go, which debuted at the 1999 Sundance Film Festival. He holds co-writing credits on the two Charlie's Angels movies and Titan A.E. He writes a weekly screenwriting column in "Ask a Filmmaker" on

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