The Art of Adaptation: Turning Fact and Fiction Into Film
ISBN: 0805016260
EAN13: 9780805016260
Language: English
Pages: 256
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 8.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Holt McDougal
Book Overview
Adaptations have long been the mainstay of Hollywood films--not only books, but also short stories, plays, musicals, and true-life experiences. This comprehensive, step-by-step handbook for both aspiring and already established screenwriters draws on examples from well-known adaptations and includes interviews with some of today's top screenwriters.