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Title:
The screenwriter's legal guide
Author:
Breimer, Stephen F.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Allworth Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
xxiii, 327 pages ; 23 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
The screenwriter holds a unique position in Hollywood -- Contracts: a brief overview -- Option/purchase agreements: negotiating the price -- Option/purchase agreements: negotiable rights -- Option/purchase agreements: fixed compensation -- Option/purchase agreements: contingent compensation -- Option/purchase agreements: sequels, rewrites, and reversions -- Option/purchase agreements: other provisions to watch out for -- Commissioned screenplays -- Commissioned teleplays: the television marketplace -- Protecting your money -- Copyright, ideas, and titles -- Works based on source material -- Collaboration agreements -- The writers guild -- The role of the producer -- The art of negotiation.
ISBN:
9781581153521
Format :
Book