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Writing films

Neale, Derek (2009). Writing films. In: Neale, Derek ed. A Creative Writing Handbook: developing dramatic technique, individual style and voice. London: A&C Black, pp. 113–133.

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First of two chapters on writing film scripts with activities and readings, and sections on - script layout; creating stories with pictures; camera shots and cuts; film scenes; visual contrasts; montage; montage sequences; film adaptations.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: 2009 A & C Black Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 1-4081-0941-7, 978-1-4081-0941-0
Keywords: drama; film; screenwriting; storytelling; creative writing; dialogue; shots; montage.
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
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Item ID: 18789
Depositing User: Derek Neale
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2009 07:57
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:29
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