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Scriptwriting : n. developing and creating text for play, film or broadcast

Author: Paul Wells
Publisher: Lausanne, Switzerland : AVA Pub. ; New York : Distributed in the USA & Canada by Watson-Guptill, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a comprehensive account of definitions and approaches to script. This book seeks to promote the distinctiveness of animation as a form of expression, and provides an account of the choices and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Wells
ISBN: 2940373167 9782940373161
OCLC Number: 794317861
Description: 183 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Definitions. What is animation? --
Animation: a process art --
Animation vocabulary --
Metamorphosis --
Condensation --
Anthropomorphism --
Fabrication --
Penetration --
Symbolic association --
Sound illusion --
Initial approaches. Initial ideas and starting points --
Key themes --
Core plots --
Genres in animation. The animation matrix --
Considering genre --
Formal --
Deconstructive --
Political --
Abstract --
Re-narration --
Paradigmatic --
Primal --
Story design. Script development and analysis: Charlie and Lola --
Storyboarding-narrative as problem solving: William's wish wellingtons --
Writing styles. Writing emotionally: Shira Avni --
Writing conceptually: Johnny Hardstaff --
Writing character: Adam Eliot --
Writing comedy: Van Partible --
Writing comedy: Kresten Andersen --
Writing with sound: Uzi Geffenblad --
Writing experimentally: Joan Ashworth --
Animation in alternative contexts. Scriptwriting for theatre --
Scriptwriting for advertising --
Scriptwriting for a planetarium --
Glossary --
Scriptwriter's advice --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Paul Wells.

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'This book is a must-have for the independent animator's bookshelf.' Melissa Piekaar, Stop Motion Magazine, June 2010. 'This is one of the best books about screenwriting to have been published in Read more...

 
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