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Hollywood Rolodex
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by Phoenix Rising Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Attention screenwriter’s: If you’ve finished your script, and/or polished your reality show pitch, this handy directory gives leads on where to submit to get your material optioned/sold, including 3,000+ listings for Industry insiders including producers, directors, agents, and actors with their own production companies.
Write That Script!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A practical, comprehensive guide to screenwriting from idea to first draft and rewriting, based on more than two decades of teaching screenwriting while working as a professional screenwriter. It has all the theory you need, examples to illuminate the theory and writing exercises to enable you to put the theory into practice and finish your script.
Catching A Tiger By The Tail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Essay » Business
This book is comprised of several long-form posts from a blog I have been writing for over 10 years called, "Angelo Writes." The posts were written to vent after I’d worked four years to secure my first TV pilot development writing deals. As the deals came to fruition, it became a money-grab at all costs. Friendships were decimated. Opportunities were lost. Careers were derailed.
The Hollywood Pitching Bible 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book breaks down the process of pitching movies and television step by step. From choosing the right idea, to selling it in the room, the authors tell you how it’s done in clear language, suitable for the beginner or the seasoned Hollywood professional. Written by a screenwriter and a producer with decades of combined experience working in Hollywood as buyers, sellers and teachers.
68½ - Movies, Manson & Me (Redux)
Price: Free! Words: 69,810. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A mind-bending journey through the outer reaches of the late Sixties and Seventies: the movies, the music, the drugs, the murders. Equal part autobiography, cultural history, warning to aspiring screen-writers, and inquiry into the nature of truth, fiction and memory. A scandalous genre-buster, now edited down to a manageable length in honor of fifty years since May 68.
Hollywood War Stories: How to Survive in the Trenches
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,720. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Hollywood War Stories: How to make it in the trenches is an often funny, enlightening insider's view on how to navigate the shark-infested waters of the 'biz.'. Filled with anecdotal "war stories" of working with Academy-award winning talent, each short chapter explains a rule to follow to "make it" in Hollywood, from " It's All About Passion" to "Good Ideas Don't Just Fall off a Turnip Truck."
A Simple, Essential Guide to Screenplay Structure
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.
Mentor Me: Instruction and Advice for Aspiring Writers
Price: $15.23 USD. Words: 103,330. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Acclaimed writers, industry experts, and mentors provide instruction and advice in Creative Coaching, Poetry, Songwriting, Screenwriting, and Musical Theatre in this collection of interviews and self-authored essays. Each section includes an overview of one-on-one mentoring sessions and includes the first and final drafts of a poem, song, or screenplay, as well as the process of a creating a demo.
Inside Story: The Power of the Transformational Arc
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.
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.