By Thomas Lennon, Robert B. Garant
Eventually, a consultant to screenwriting by way of men who've truly performed it (instead of a few schmuck who simply supplies lectures approximately screenwriting on the airport Marriott).
Robert Ben Garant and Thomas Lennon’s videos have remodeled 1000000000 money on the field office— and now they provide help to do it your self! This booklet is filled with mystery insider information regarding tips to triumph over the Hollywood studio approach: the right way to write, pitch, constitution, and get under the influence of alcohol with the easiest of them. good . . . might be now not the simplest of them, yet definitely the main winning. (If you’re aiming to win an Oscar, this isn't the publication for you!) but when you could kind a bit, and will learn and converse English—then you may also commence turning your phrases into $TACK$ of cash!
This is the one screenwriting publication you'll ever desire. simply because all different ones pretty well suck. In those pages, Garant and Lennon give you the form of necessary counsel you won’t locate at any place else, together with:
• THE paintings OF PITCHING
• GETTING YOUR FOOT within the DOOR
• TAKING NOTES FROM motion picture STARS
• how you can GET FIRED AND REHIRED
• tips to GET credits AND ROYALTIES!
AND most crucial: WHAT to shop for WITH the massive PILES of cash YOU’RE GOING TO MAKE!
Writing videos for enjoyable and Profit will take you thru the highs and lows of existence as a certified screenwriter. From the highs of hugging Gisele Bündchen and getting kung fu punched by means of Jackie Chan to the soul-crushing lows of Herbie: absolutely Loaded.
READ THIS BOOK—and you’ll have every little thing you want to make your first billion the old fashioned way—by “selling out” in exhibit enterprise!
A component to the authors’ proceeds from this ebook are being contributed to the USO of Metropolitan Washington, a personal, nonprofit association devoted to serving energetic accountability army contributors and their households within the larger Washington, D.C., region.
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