The Savvy Screenwriter
How to Sell your Screenplay (and Yourself) Without Selling Out!Book - 2006 | 1st St. Martin's Griffin ed. ; rev. and updated
The Savvy Screenwriter demystifies the film industry and reveals what aspiring screenwriters really want and need to know. From finding and working with agents, to insights about story analysts and movie executives, to understanding option agreements, to providing samples for queries, synopses, treatments, loglines, and outlines, to pitching, Susan Kouguell knows what works and what doesn't, and gives practical advice on getting your screenplay sold.