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Creative Screenwriting (Firm)

Overview
Works: 19 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 87 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Filmed lectures  Instructional films  Short films  Interviews 
Classifications: PN1996, 808.23
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Most widely held works by Creative Screenwriting (Firm)
The minute pitch( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This DVD offers a template writers can use to 'hook' a listener in as little as a minute."--Container
Breaking the story( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... an exercise in breaking a single episode of a one-hour drama ... Minear guides the class through teaser and act breaks ..."--Container
Writing romantic comedies and love stories( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the most successful romantic comedies and love stories of the last decade, this DVD reveals the essential principles for writing believable, entertaining, and emotionally fulfilling romantic relationships."--Container
Attitude vs. gratitude : strategies for securing an agent( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... present[s] the rules for writing the perfect query and will discuss other strategies regarding the acquisition of representation."--Container
The Insider's guide to film financing( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former studio exec and veteran film producer, Devorah Cutler-Rubenstein, discusses the often complex world of international film financing. From strategic film alliances to angel investors, she explains what they are, where to find them and how to successfully market to them. This DVD offers insights into using these tool for film financing for development money or production funds
Selling a TV series by Marc Scott Zicree( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... reveals insider secrets for how to create, sell, and run your own TV series."--Container
How to adapt anything into a screenplay( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... provides a practical exploration of how to adapt anything (novel, short story, comic, article, or just an idea) into a script. ... also cover[s] the legal issues of adaptation."--Container
A structure checklist : how to plug the holes in your script( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn how to quickly analyze your screenplay in 18 crucial areas."--Container
Crafting fresh dialogue for emotional impact( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The ultimate challenge for scribes today is creating compelling, authentic, fresh dialogue that individualizes characters, and entertains the reader. Expanding on the key element of all successful scripts, the reader's emotional experience, author Karl Iglesias showcases dialogue techniques from highly successful screenwriters that turn flat, on-the-nose dialogue into striking speech that snaps, crackles, and pops off the page. Topics include: The most common dialogue problems with specific fixes; polishing devices that reveal character and push all the right emotional buttons; how to craft individual voices; how to weave in exposition seemlessly; more than forty techniques to elevate your dialogue to the professional level."--Container
Subplots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of how to connect every subplot to the main story in your script, what constitutes a subplot, and more
The how and why of horror( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps you look inside yourself to discover what really scares you and how to translate that innate fear to the big screen. Uses examples of both successful and unsuccessful horror films of the past fifty years
Jeff Kitchens's classic structural technique( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn the classic nuts-and-bolts structure of a successful screenplay
Future perfect : the art of science fiction( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the basic "games" of science fiction, fields of study that every Sci-Fi writer should be conversant with and why the audience's emotional response is paramount
How to write a killer first script( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... there are different rules for novice writers. This seminar outlines them all in detail."--Container
Writing a great movie opening( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Navigating Hollywood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"... Gives tools and techniques to ... get your script into the right hands. How will you know when your script is ready? Which screenwriting contests can really help your career? Why are there 4,400 production companies but only 15 real buyers? How do you find and cultivate champions of you and your work? How can you forge a screenwriting career if you don't live in LA?"--Container label
Screenwriting from the soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the spiritual, physiological and psychological basis for good storytelling
Mastering the 2-minute pitch( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Learn how to make sure that your screenplay is read by the right person. Michael Hauge outlines the four stages to a powerful pitch, how to avoid the five biggest pitching mistakes, two ways to close a deal and demonstrates personal pitch coaching to two screenwriters
The "T" word theme( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Learn how to add emotional and thematic resonance to your work
 
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English (20)