Oscar-Winning Screenwriters On Screenwriting: The Award-Winning Best in the Business Discuss Their Craft

Oscar Winning Screenwriters On Screenwriting The Award Winning Best in the Business Discuss Their Craft Hollywood s most respected screenwriters tell intriguing and instructive tales of their successes failures aspirations and inspirations in the movie business Academy Award winning movies such as Ame

  • Title: Oscar-Winning Screenwriters On Screenwriting: The Award-Winning Best in the Business Discuss Their Craft
  • Author: Joel Engel
  • ISBN: 9780786886906
  • Page: 387
  • Format: Paperback
  • Hollywood s most respected screenwriters tell intriguing and instructive tales of their successes, failures, aspirations and inspirations in the movie business.Academy Award winning movies such as American Beauty, Shakespeare in Love, and Forrest Gump are remembered, long after Oscar R night, for their stellar performances, their breathtaking beauty, and their transcendenHollywood s most respected screenwriters tell intriguing and instructive tales of their successes, failures, aspirations and inspirations in the movie business.Academy Award winning movies such as American Beauty, Shakespeare in Love, and Forrest Gump are remembered, long after Oscar R night, for their stellar performances, their breathtaking beauty, and their transcendent scenes But before any of these films were directed, lit, performed, or edited, they needed to be written Screenwriting is, arguably, the most important and underrated role in Hollywood.Now Joel Engel brings together interviews with the best screenwriters working today, each of whom has won an Academy Award for his or her work, and each of whom shares a wealth of knowledge, insight, and experience about this little understood facet of moviemaking In each essay, writers such as Alan Ball American Beauty , Eric Roth Forrest Gump , Marc Norman Shakespeare in Love , Tom Schulman Dead Poet s Society , Kurt Luedtke Out of Africa , John Irving The Cider House Rules , and many others explore and explain their craft and technique Anyone interested in writing, making, or learning about movies will enjoy this behind the scenes compilation of wisdom and advice from Hollywood s natural born storytellers.

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    2 thoughts on “Oscar-Winning Screenwriters On Screenwriting: The Award-Winning Best in the Business Discuss Their Craft

    1. Joel Engel authored or co authored than 15 books including a New York Times bestseller narrative nonfiction, essays, sports, satire, pop culture, biography, and autobiography As a journalist for the New York Times and Los Angeles Times, among other papers and periodicals, Engel reported on everything from politics to hot air ballooning, pregnancy to cancer research, pop culture to business Engle has also sold several feature film scripts to Hollywood and produced about 60 hours of cable television.

    2. This book provides great insights into the struggles and hardships many screenwriters went through to finally achieve that Oscar glory. This book really motivates aspiring screenwriters to keep on writing no matter how much rejection and pain you suffer, and eventually your efforts will pay off.

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