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Selling Yourself as a Scriptwriter in Hollywood: A 12-Step Marketing Plan for New & Used Screenwriters Peter  Smith

Selling Yourself as a Scriptwriter in Hollywood: A 12-Step Marketing Plan for New & Used Screenwriters

Peter Smith

Published August 1st 2001
ISBN : 9780595188284
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AS A NEW SCREENWRITER, WHERE DO YOU START? Selling Yourself as a Scriptwriter in Hollywood is your most important resource as you begin your career as a professional screenwriter.LEARN THE HOLLYWOOD LITERARY MARKETPLACENew screenwriters need toMoreAS A NEW SCREENWRITER, WHERE DO YOU START? Selling Yourself as a Scriptwriter in Hollywood is your most important resource as you begin your career as a professional screenwriter.LEARN THE HOLLYWOOD LITERARY MARKETPLACENew screenwriters need to learn the playing field before getting into the game.ABOVE ALL ELSE YOU MUST LOOK PROFESSIONALThis easy-to-read manual teaches new screenwriters state-of-the-art spec script format and selling techniques.LEARN PROFESSIONAL TRICKS-OF-THE-TRADEMany of the tools needed by new screenwriters are readily available—if you know where to find them.BE AWARE OF THE DOs AND THE DON’TsNo-nonsense warning of the common and not-so-common mistakes made by new screenwriters.GETTING YOUR SCREENPLAY KNOWN IN HOLLYWOODAfter your screenplay is finished, learn how to uncover potential buyers and how to access reputable agents.A PRODUCER OR AGENT WANTS TO READ YOUR SCRIPTWhat should you send? What shouldnt you send? Learn how to create an effective submission package.SCREENWRITING CONTESTS & FELLOWSHIPSAre they useful? Which ones are best? There are some great opportunities offered by Hollywood’s major players.The Peterbrook Series