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Christopher Keane has spent 20 years in the business, learning the truths--and the tricks--of writing a selling screenplay. In How to Write a Selling Screenplay, he takes writers through the entire process, from developing a story to finding the best agent. Using an annotated version of an often-optioned screenplay of his own, and citing examples from movies ranging from C ...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published April 13th 1998 by Three Rivers Press
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Adrienna
Aside from the title, this book opened up with wise advice when dealing with fear and also first chapter explains the difference between a novel, a play, and screenwriting to see your writing levels and message to determine which route is best for you to go.

As a novelist of two published books (novella and YA novel) and author of several nonfiction books, I have considered of screenwriting for a future book project into a movie or just see if I can create some of the things I've always wanted t
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Danny Bo'itanni
Jul 16, 2008 Danny Bo'itanni rated it 4 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Everyone; regardless of occupational industry
I suggest reading this twice, because the first time it really just kicks you! Kicks up all of the dust in your mind, including creative and you have the perseption of being more confused than when you began. This is not the case the second time around. I could not find an audiobook for re-reading so ..
Jazmín Romero
Muy interesante y útil. Se pueden tomar varias de las cosas que incluye para la escritura de novelas, y ayuda a pensar en la estructura y en el ritmo de lo que uno va escribiendo.
Rebecca
I've read several of these types of books, this one is the best by far.
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