First Light Video DVD: Writing: Adaptation by Phil Alden Robinson, Robert Nelson Jacobs, Eric Roth

First Light Video DVD: Writing: Adaptation by Phil Alden Robinson, Robert Nelson Jacobs, Eric Roth

First Light Video DVD: Writing: Adaptation by Phil Alden Robinson, Robert Nelson Jacobs, Eric Roth

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First Light Video DVD: Writing: Adaptation by Phil Alden Robinson, Robert Nelson Jacobs, Eric Roth

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Writing: Adaptation - This DVD teaches you how to spot the good and bad parts of a work. It also shows you how to locate trouble spots, teaches research, visualizing and dramatization, non-fiction vs. fiction, the "echo effect", online research vs. physical, changing directions, genre material, staying fresh and externalizing characters' thoughts.

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How to avoid the 200 page screenplay
How faithful should you be to the original?
Is it easier to adapt fiction or non-fiction, trash or art?
Which books, plays and stories will make good movies
How to rectify problems without alienating a book's fans?
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Subject Writing, Acting, TV & Movie Making
Author Phil Alden Robinson, Robert Nelson Jacobs, Eric Roth
Edition First
Hard/Soft Cover DVD
Pages 90 minutes
Dimensions DVD
Illustrations Yes
ISBN Number Product #: F1117DVD
Publisher First Light Video
Date Published 2009
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.24 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.0 x 5.0 x 0.5"

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