Eric Edson has written seventeen feature screenplays on assignment for such companies as Sony, Warner Brothers, Disney, 20th Fox, ABC Motion Pictures, Lifetime, Showtime, NBC, ABC, TNT, and Skouras Pictures. He has also written for episodic television. He is Professor of Screenwriting and Director of the Graduate Program in Screenwriting at California State University, Northridge, and lectures through the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program. Eric holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Screenwriting and Film Directing from the American Film Institute, and a M.F.A. in Playwriting from UCLA. He’s been a member of the Writers’ Guild of America since 1981.
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The Story Solution: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take
by Eric Edson
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Let’s just say it ain’t for the faint of heart.
Storytellers work exhausting days, ever searching for that gem of an idea or character or plot. Never settling for the almost-right word. Spitballing, outlining, writing, rewriting, rewriting. And then for the filmic storytellers among us, it’s on to shooting. Cutting. Shooting again. Novelists and screen storytellers ali... (read more)