Writing Selling Horror Screenplays

Moving away from simple definitions and Hollywood-centric case studies, this book gives a wide and deep view of horror that crosses cultural and national boundaries to give screenwriters around the world a truly international perspective on ...

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Writing & Selling Horror Screenplays
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Craig Batty, Shaun Kimber
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04 - Publisher: Creative Essentials

A fresh approach to creating narratives for this globally ever-popular genre With such recent successes as World War Z, The Conjuring, Dexter, and Hannibal, horror is a hugely popular genre that works across a range of platforms and production sectors, so how, then, does the screenwriter write a horror screenplay?
Screenwriters and Screenwriting
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: C. Batty
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-29 - Publisher: Springer

Screenwriters and Screenwriting is an innovative, fresh and lively book that is useful for both screenwriting practice and academic study. It is international in scope, with case studies and analyses from the US, the UK, Australia, Japan, Ireland and Denmark. The book presents a distinctive collection of chapters from creative
Writing and Selling Thriller Screenplays
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Lucy V. Hay
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-29 - Publisher: Oldcastle Books

Writing and Selling Thriller Screenplays has the lowdown not only on getting your thriller feature script on the page, but getting it in front of producers and investors. From premise to resolution, Lucy V. Hay guides you through the craft of thriller writing, citing classic thrillers such as Psycho, The
Food, Media and Contemporary Culture
Language: en
Pages: 274
Authors: Peri Bradley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-26 - Publisher: Springer

Food, Media and Contemporary Culture is designed to interrogate the cultural fascination with food as the focus of a growing number of visual texts that reveal the deep, psychological relationship that each of us has with rituals of preparing, presenting and consuming food and images of food.
Snuff
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Neil Jackson, Shaun Kimber, Johnny Walker, Thomas Joseph Watson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

The phenomenon of so-called 'snuff movies' (films that allegedly document real acts of murder, specifically designed to 'entertain' and sexually arouse the spectator) represents a fascinating socio-cultural paradox. At once unproven, yet accepted by many, as emblematic of the very worst extremes of pornography and horror, moral detractors have argued