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Alternative scriptwriting : successfully breaking the rules

Author: Ken Dancyger; Jeff Rush
Publisher: Amsterdam ; Boston Elsevier/Focal Press ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4. edView all editions and formats
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Dealing with screenwriting, this book first defines conventional approach, suggests alternatives, then provides case studies. It includes examples and case studies that demonstrate what works, what  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Dancyger; Jeff Rush
ISBN: 0240808495 9780240808499
OCLC Number: 846105060
Description: XIV, 409 Seiten 23 cm
Contents: Beyond the Rules; Structure; Critique of Restorative Three-Act Form; Counter Structure; Narrative and Anti-Narrative; Working with Genre 1; Working with Genre 2; Working Against Genre; Reframing the Active/Passive Character Distinction; Stretching the Limits of Character Identification; Main and Secondary Characters; Subtext, Action and Character; The Primacy of Character Over Action; The Subtleties and Implications of Screenplay Form; Character, History and Politics; Tone; Dramatic Voice/Narrative Voice; Digital Features; Writing the Narrative Voice; Rewriting; Adaptations from Contemporary Literature; Personal Scriptwriting: The Edge; Beyond the Edge;
Responsibility: Ken Dancyger and Jeff Rush
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Praise for the fifth edition:"Screenwriting is about making choices. What Dancyger and Rush reveal so effectively in Alternative Screenwriting is just how many options are possible, how the various Read more...

 
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