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Write It, Pitch It, Sell Your Screenplay: A Hollywood Buyer’s Insider Guide to Getting Your Script Past the Gatekeepers

Written by a former story analyst turned development executive, this newly revised, expanded and updated edition of The 1-3-5 Story Structure Made Simple System& guides screenwriters, producers and other entertainment industry professionals through the industry best practices for writing, developing, pitching and selling a screenplay from the buyer s point of view. 

Book highlights include: 

* A step-by-step pitch formula that will speedily shift you into professional pitches;
*A chapter on doing a weekend analysis to create coverage of your own script
*Many more updates and additions throughout 

Write It, Pitch It, Sell Your Screenplay: A Hollywood Buyer’s Insider Guide to Getting Your Script Past the Gatekeepers is 33% bigger than the original 1-3-5 book, but it still makes story structure simple! Now ten years since the first release of the book, the 1-3-5 Story Structure Made Simple System is taught in media programs nationwide and was the first story structure system integrated into Final Draft's industry-leading screenwriting software.

Product Details

  • Date available: 01/25/2017
  • Publication date: 08/25/2016
  • Return policy: 30 days

Return Policy

Your satisfaction is our top priority. If you are not satisfied with your purchase, please return the item(s) for an exchange or refund within 30 days from the purchase date, unless otherwise noted on the product page.

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Meet the Author: DMA/Donna Michelle Anderson

DMA (Donna Michelle Anderson) first developed her 1-3-5 Story Structure Made Simple System as a story analyst at a major Hollywood production company. Within a year, she was teaching the popular system to students at the prestigious UCLA Extension Writing Program. She has since presented and taught the 1-3-5 at universities, film programs, film festivals, industry conferences, professional organizations and to private clients around the world. Recently, the 1-3-5 was the first story structure system integrated into Final Draft s industry-leading screenwriting software. In her entertainment industry career, DMA also has been a writer, producer, showrun...

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