John Truby - The Anatomy of Story: 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller
English | Published: 2008-10-14 | ISBN: 0865479933, 0865479518 | PDF + EPUB + MOBI | 464 pages | 12 MB
John Truby is one of the most respected and sought-after story consultants in the film industry, and his students have gone on to pen some of Hollywood’s most successful films, including Sleepless in Seattle, Scream, and Shrek. The Anatomy of Story is his long-awaited first book, and it shares all his secrets for writing a compelling script. Based on the lessons in his award-winning class, Great Screenwriting, The Anatomy of Story draws on a broad range of philosophy and mythology, offering fresh techniques and insightful anecdotes alongside Truby’s own unique approach to building an effective, multifaceted narrative.
A story consultant to the film industry shares his secrets for writing a compelling script and offers fresh techniques and insightful anecdotes, alongside an approach to building a multifaceted narrative that emphasizes the need for writers to draw on their own values, ideas, and worldviews to create an effective story.