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Writing for the Screen
By Craig Batty

Writing for the Screen

Creative and Critical Approaches

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Writing for the Screen by Craig Batty

Book Description

This book presents an innovative approach to the art and practice of screenwriting, using contemporary case studies and interactive exercises. It presents an innovative and fresh approach to the art and practice of screenwriting, developing creative and critical awareness for writers, students and critics. It includes contemporary case studies, in-depth analysis and unique writing exercises. The book explores a wide variety of techniques, from detailed scene writing and non-linear structure, to documentary drama and the short film. This fresh approach to scriptwriting, innovative in style and approach, incorporates both creativity and critical appraisal as essential methods in writing for the screen. Contemporary case studies, in-depth analysis and interactive exercises create a wealth of ideas for those wishing to work in the industry or deepen their study of the practice.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780230550759
ISBN-10: 0230550754
Format: Paperback
(217mm x 139mm x 13mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 26-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Craig Batty

Craig Batty is Senior Lecturer in Screenwriting at Bournemouth University, UK. He is a writer and script consultant, and has published widely on screenwriting. Zara Waldeback devised the Creative Screenwriting MA at Thames Valley University and has previously worked at Brunel and Sussex Universities, UK. She freelances as a script editor and has worked for British Screen, First Film Foundation and Film London.

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