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Fountain by Osmosis: screenwriting syntax: guide by example by Warren R. Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
In prose format this immersive tour of Fountain will help you become fluent with the simple markup syntax for writing, editing and sharing screenplays in plain, human-readable text. You won't need a cheat sheet when you first sit down to write your screenplay.You will be able to work on your screenplay anywhere, on any computer or tablet, using a bar napkin if you must.
A Simple, Essential Guide to Screenplay Structure by David Sloan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Transportation, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
This is a direct, streamlined and easy to understand guide into how to structure film and television scripts.
Twelve Quick Writing Tips to Get You Through by Andrea Prescott
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
I have compiled a list of some helpful tips and references all in one short but sweet eBook for you. I have years of experience in writing and feel that information is helpful only if shared.
Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc by Dara Marks
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 106,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
What’s the secret to writing a great story? Whether a beginner or an A-list Academy Award winner, all writers struggle to get to the great story within. Inside Story provides an innovative process that helps writers maintain the artistic integrity of their vision to create narratives with more depth, dimension and substance. A must-have book for any serious screenwriter, playwright, or novelist.
Write a Script in a Day. Really. by Sally Parmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
This tried-and-true method of creating solid script structure will make you question what you know and re-think your own work.
Live Action Character Development by Adam Renfro
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Live Action Character Development is a new style of character development that drives the conflict, action, and plot. It is not a stand-alone character development process that is isolated from the plot development. This new method discards the old "Frankenstein" checklists that are basically character trivia and not character development. Add this new process to your writing toolbox!
The Complete Guide to Distributing an Indie Film by Gini Graham Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,360. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
This is a step-by-step guide to distribute your film. It is primarily for independent filmmakers distributing their first films with budgets under $200,000 to a few million. Its six sections are: - an overview of the distribution process - creating printed materials and deliverables, - publicizing your film - entering film festivals - arranging theatrical screenings - making contacts at the
Phantastic Fiction -- A Shamanic Approach to Story by Matthew J. Pallamary
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,240. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015 by Matthew J. Pallamary. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Playwriting
Matthew J. Pallamary's Phantastic Fiction Workshop has been a staple of the Santa Barbara Writers Conference and the Southern California Writer’s Conference for over twenty five years. Matt has spent years in North and South America pursuing his studies of shamanism. Through his research into the written word and shamanism, he has uncovered the heart of what a story really is.
The 9 Master Plots for Bestsellers & Blockbusters by Meg North
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Follow the 9 Master Plot recipe to instantly structure your short story, novel, or screenplay. These timeless plots have worked for centuries and they'll work for you.
Notes on a Screenplan by Eric Jeitner
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art(5.00 from 1 review)
A short manifesto that proposes a new approach to the screenplay format.
The Non-User-Friendly Guide For Aspiring TV Writers by Steven L. Sears
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In The Non-User-Friendly Guide for Aspiring TV Writers, Sears shares that experience and gives advice for those considering a career in television writing. Instead of the traditional academic and sterile approach, Sears answers questions from a personal, first-person perspective.
Plots and Characters: A Screenwriter on Screenwriting by Millard Kaufman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,930. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
Most screenwriting books are for the blindly ambitious writer, skimming over the grim realities of "making it" in Hollywood and reducing the screenwriting process to no more than a formulaic hack job. Not Plots and Character, a provocative road map to life – on and off the screen – from veteran screenwriter Millard Kaufman.
How to Sell a Screenplay Using Mystical Secrets and Common Sense by Isaac Dubois
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(3.00 from 1 review)
Want to know how to sell an award-winning screenplay and earn millions of dollars doing it? The mystical secrets contained in this book may or may not help you. Why don't you just drink some liquid courage and download already? If it's not for you, you would have only wasted approximately 15 minutes of your "busy" life.
Show Me the Love! All Kinds of Love for All Kinds of Stories - Volume One by Pamela Jaye Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,480. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
Show Me the Love! offers content creators of all genres, styles, and media a rich resource, new ideas, and a comprehensive, practical guide to using the dynamic and dramatic power of Love in all their stories. Each chapter includes myths, media examples, symbols, styles, and more. Content consumers of all types of media will find this information enhancing their own understanding and enjoyment.
Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story by Barry Pearson
Series: Story and Screenplay Savvy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
You can lock your doors and windows to keep thieves out, but how do you protect your ideas or written works? Don't Let Anyone Steal Your Story is a stripped-down readable summary of copyright, full of entertaining anecdotes and real-life examples. Read about the true horror stories that clearly show you what you need to do to avoid the misfortune of having your literary material stolen.
Name Your Hero by Bianca Arden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Baby names, Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
Name Your Hero is the reference book for writers searching for that perfect hyper-masculine name for the leading male character(s) in their great American Novel – or even a short story.