Animation writing and development : from screen development to pitch / Jean Ann Wright
- Wright, Jean (Jean Ann)
- Amsterdam ; Boston : Focal Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- x, 344 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Focal Press visual effects and animation
- 1. Introduction to animation -- 2. The history of animation -- 3. Finding ideas -- 4. Human development -- 5. Developing characters -- 6. Development and the animation bible -- 7. Basic animation writing structure -- 8. The premise -- 9. The outline -- 10. Storyboard for writers -- 11. The scene -- 12. Animation comedy and gag writing -- 13. Dialogue -- 14. The script -- 15. Editing and rewriting -- 16. The animated feature -- 17. Types of animation and other animation media -- 18. Marketing -- 19. The pitch -- 20. Agents, networking, and finding work -- 21. Children's media.
- "Animation Writing and Development: From Script Development to Pitch takes students and animation professionals alike through the process of creating original characters, developing a television series, feature, or multimedia project, and writing professional premises, outlines and scripts. It covers the process of developing presentation bibles and pitching original projects as well as ideas for episodes of shows already on the air." "This is a guide to becoming a good writer as well as a successful one. Animation Writing and Development includes chapters on animation history, writing for kids, and story-boarding. Additionally, it gives advice on marketing and finding work in the industry. Furthermore, it provides exercises for students as well as checklists for professionals to facilitate the polishing of their craft."--BOOK JACKET.
- Includes index.
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