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Truby's Genre Secrets Audio Workshop: Memoir

From the writers, directors and producers of Shrek to Sleepless in Seattle to Star Wars, Truby's screenwriting courses have trained some of the top players in Hollywood today. Truby's audio and video screenwriting courses will teach you hundreds of screenwriting techniques that will allow you to compete with the best.

All together, Truby's courses total in over 14 hours of audio and 8 hours of video and focus on the 22 building blocks of every script. These screenwriting courses will take you from beginning to end in the development process of your script idea.

"Truby's Story Structure Class is a totally new system.... a course that allows a writer to succeed in the fiercely competitive climate of Hollywood." American Film Institute Magazine 

Memoir & True Stories

Memoir & True Stories may be the most popular genre for books and films right now. What's more, writing your memoir is the single best way to create meaning out of your life. But it is a surprisingly difficult story form to do well. And most writers lack the techniques they need to bring their unique story to life. In the MEMOIR & TRUE STORIES COURSE, John Truby applies his advanced story techniques to this intimate and popular genre.

Using Truby's simple but powerful "10-10-10 System," you will turn your story into a professionally written Memoir that will make the entertainment industry take notice. You will be amazed at how quickly and easily you turn your personal experiences into a compelling life story that everyone wants to read.

Table of contents:

  • Using the 10-10-10 System 
  • The 7 Key Steps in Memoir 
  • The True Story Film 
  • Building the Story Frame 
  • The 5 Techniques for Storyteller 
  • Creating Vivid True Characters 
  • Designing the Plot 
  • Autobiography Myth Beats 
  • The Thriller Memoir Beats 
  • Comedy Drama & Straight Drama 
  • The Detective Memoir 
  • The Myth-Drama Memoir 
  • Multi-Character Memoir 
  • How Do You Feel 
  • Tips for Writing Your Memoir 
  • The 10 Keys for Adapting the Story 

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Meet the Author: John Truby

John Truby is Hollywood’s premiere story consultant and founder of Truby’s Writers Studio. He has worked as a story consultant and script doctor for Disney Studios, Sony Pictures, FOX, and HBO, among others, and has taught his 22-Step Great Screenwriting and Genre classes to over 40,000 students worldwide.

$79.00