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Author Bloore, Peter.
Title The screenplay business : managing creativity and the film industry / Peter Bloore.
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2013.
Book Cover

 Floor4  PN1995.9.P7 B58 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xviii, 350 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-338) and index.
Contents Introduction: a world of stories and money -- The complex world of film development. The bigger picture (how films are developed) -- Show me the money: the business of film and the value chain -- A new analysis of types of film and film development funding -- The creative triangle: building development relationships -- The reality of development: power and influence in a dynamic system -- The development executive and the script editor -- Managing creative people in film development: control versus freedom. Defining creativity in the movie business -- Who are creative people and how to motivate them: psychology and insight -- Managing creative people and film development -- The script meeting: listening and feeding back -- Strengthening the development team culture and building a sustainable creative company -- Working with the Hollywood studio system: being independent in a world of prefabricated daydreams -- The writer: surviving development and negotiating success -- Into the future: a creative way to develop better films.
Subject Motion pictures -- Production and direction.
Motion picture authorship.
Motion picture industry -- Finance.
ISBN 0415613337 (pbk)
9780415613323 (hbk)
0415613329 (hbk)
9780415613330 (pbk)
9780203143711 (ebk)
020314371X (ebk)
OCLC number 731925039