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How to sell your screenplay

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Published by Square One Publishers in Garden City Park, N.Y .
Written in English


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Includes index.

StatementLydia Wilen, Joan Wilen.
SeriesA Square One writers guide
ContributionsWilen, Joan.
LC ClassificationsPN1996 .W397 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 309 p. :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3937718M
ISBN 100757000029
LC Control Number2001001642

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How to Sell Your Screenplay (in a nutshell) by Ashley Scott Meyers I believe that most screenwriting books, seminars, blogs and other screenwriting resources don’t spend nearly enough time on teaching people how to market their screenplays. How to sell your script to Netflix? The way to submit your screenplay to Netflix is through a licensed literary agent, producer, reputable distributor or executive that has a previous relationship with them. This method might seem very Hollywood but it works, if you have a script or a finished film. Let’s dive into how to find these people. How to Sell Your Screenplay not only lets you in on the rules, but also lets you in on the secrets of winning the game. Written by two veteran screenwriters, this book is a complete guide to getting your screenplay seen, read, and sold/5. None of these things will sell your screenplay directly, but doing them will greatly increase the chances of you selling a screenplay by enhancing your understanding of the craft and building your network of industry connections who might be able to help you sell your screenplay.

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