Film making from script to screen

by Buchanan, Andrew

Publisher: Faber & Faber limited in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 196 Downloads: 668
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Statementby Andrew Buchanan.
LC ClassificationsPN1994 .B765
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., 9-196 p.
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6369138M
LC Control Number38011108

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It's becoming a necessary option for writers that want an audience for their stories. The problem with being a screenwriter is that we only have one platform (film and television fall under that platform together) for our scripts. Feature movi. I think trying to get your book made into a movie doesn’t offer you much up side. Best case scenario here is you sell your movie idea and make maybe $50K. That really isn’t that much money and no one has a career in Hollywood as an “idea” person just making their living coming up with great ideas.

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The novel and the screenplay do have one very important thing in common, however. They both have the same underlying story structure. The same story principles apply to both. And, in fact, the screenplay can be an excellent first draft for a novel.

The screenplay takes a lot less time to create and you can use it to test the characters and the. If you want to turn your script into a book then your main focus really just has to be on changing the tense of the screenplay from present tense in the description to past tense for the book (i.e., (in the screenplay) “John walks over to the bedside table and pulls out a gun” —> (in the book) “John walked over to the bedside table and.

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In the novel, Sol takes to. Novels are a final art form — you write a book and that’s it. It sits on a shelf with your name on it.

Screenplays, on the other hand, are one link in a long process leading to the final art form: a movie. While it’s your name on the script, the movie is the result of a huge collaboration.

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