RE: [Videolib] books on screenwriting

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 08 Feb 2005 11:18:56 -0800

merci, marc!

gary

At 11:49 AM 2/8/2005 -0600, you wrote:

>Check out Focal Press (now owned by Elsevier). They have a screenwriting
>section with lots of titles.
>
>http://www.focalpress.com
>
>Also, "Story" by Robert McKee is a classic. It was featured in the
>self-referential "Adaptation".
>
>
>Thanks,
>Marc Syp
>Supervisor, Film Library
>St. Louis Public Library
>314.206.6704
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: videolib-bounces@library.berkeley.edu
>[mailto:videolib-bounces@library.berkeley.edu]On Behalf Of Gary Handman
>Sent: Monday, February 07, 2005 7:08 PM
>To: Videolib@library.berkeley.edu
>Subject: [Videolib] books on screenwriting
>
>
>
> >Hi all
>
>Since we don't collect much in the way of standard texts on screenwriting,
>I'm flipping this e-reference query over to the list for consideration and
>advice.
>
>Gary
>
>
> >(subject) eReference Question
> >(from-name) Library Web user
> >(from_name) Stacy McKenzie
> >(submitter) smckenzie@ci.broomfield.co.us
> >(status) Other
> >(Question)
> >---------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >Hello, I am a librarian at a medium sized public library in Broomfield, CO
> >looking to expand our collection with some particular subjects as
> >requested by some of our public library patrons. I am looking for some
> >recommended industry standard guides for writing original movie screen
> >plays. Thanks you in advance for sharing your expertise on this subject,
> >Stacy McKenzie
> >Reference Librarian
> >Broomfield Public Library
> >---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>Gary Handman
>Director
>Media Resources Center
>Moffitt Library
>UC Berkeley
>ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
>http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC
>
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> --Ted Berrigan
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Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

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