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Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting - Page 305

Syd Field - Reference - 2007 - 336 pages
A. Personal. Note. “Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good
thing ever dies.” —The Shawshank Redemption Frank Darabont When I first
started out as a writer and teacher, I asked myself what I wanted to accomplish in
my ...
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The Art of Adaptation: Turning Fact And Fiction Into Film

Linda Seger - Performing Arts - 2011 - 256 pages
Linda Seger, author of two acclaimed books on scriptwriting, now offers a comprehensive handbook for screenwriters, producers, and directors who want to successfully transform fictional or factual material into film.
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The 101 Habits Of Highly Successful Screenwriters: Insider's Secrets from ...

Karl Iglesias - Performing Arts - 2001 - 256 pages
Insider Secrets from Hollywood’s Top Writers This book not only shows how to be a screenwriter, but what it's actually like to be one.
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Shakespeare and Modern Culture

Marjorie Garber - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 326 pages
Shakespeare and Modern Culture is a brilliant recasting of our own mental and emotional landscape as refracted through the prism of the protean Shakespeare. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Screenwriter's Problem Solver: How to Recognize, Identify, and Define ...

Syd Field - Performing Arts - 2009 - 384 pages
Learn how to: •Understand what makes great stories work •Make your screenplay work in the first ten pages, using Thelma & Louise and Dances With Wolves as models •Use a "dream assignment" to let your creative self break free overnight ...
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The Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency

Randall Kennedy - Social Science - 2011 - 288 pages
Timely—as the 2012 presidential election nears—and controversial, here is the first book by a major African-American public intellectual on racial politics and the Obama presidency.
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Four Screenplays: Studies in the American Screenplay

Syd Field - Performing Arts - 2009 - 336 pages
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle

Daniel Leonard Everett - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 300 pages
Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahas, they converted him.
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The Challenge for Africa

Wangari Maathai - Social Science - 2009 - 190 pages
Infused with her unique luminosity of spirit, Wangari Maathai’s remarkable story of courage, faith, and the power of persistence is destined to inspire generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The Age of Empathy: Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society

Frans de Waal - Science - 2009 - 304 pages
In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes naturally to a great variety of animals, including humans.
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