Dara Marks


Dara Marks, Ph.D., is a writer and leading international script consultant who has devoted the last thirty years to the development of a groundbreaking approach to the theory of the transformational arc and screenplay structure. Her unique method of story analysis has earned her top ratings by Creative Screenwriting Magazine
as the “best” consultant in the business. She has worked with most major Hollywood studios and many independent filmmakers and has a doctorate degree in Mythological Studies from Pacifica Graduate Institute. Dara is a highly sought-after speaker whose work is committed to the idea that a culture speaks through its stories. She offers workshops, seminars, and script development services. Dara and her husband live in Ojai, California, near their son, daughter-in-law and a beautiful, new grandchild. Dara Marks can be reached through her website at: www.daramarks.com

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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.

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