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Script Writing for Film and TV Production

Script Writing for Film and TV Production

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BFI EDUCATION GUIDEPHIL PARKER IN
THE ART OF SCIENCE OF SCREENWRITING 
(1999) SUGGESTS THAT THERE ARETEN BASIC STORY TYPES
Scriptwriting for Film and TVProduction
 
1.
The Romance
 A character is seen to be emotionally lacking or missing somethingor someone
.
Something/someone ±the object of desire ±is seenas a potential solution
.
The character struggles to overcomebarriers between himself and the object of desire and succeeds inovercoming some, if not all, of them
.
The resolution comes whenthe character unites with the object of desireeg
.
 
When Harry Met Sally 
, Rob Reiner,
1989
, US
 
2
.
The Unrecognised Virtue
The character with a virtue becomes part of someone else¶s worldand falls in love with a powerful character in this world
.
Thecharacter seeks to prove that she is desirable to the powerfulcharacter but the power relationship undermines this
.
Thecharacter attempts to solve a problem for the powerful character and, in doing so, her virtue is finally recognisedeg
.
 
retty Woman
, Garry Marshall, US,
1990

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