The Young Screenwriter's Guide

by Edward Santiago



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 1/11/2024

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 88
ISBN : 9781665755054
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 88
ISBN : 9781665755061

About the Book

The Young Screenwriter's Guide is an introduction to screenwriting basics, designed to engage and educate young readers. The guide covers important topics such as the three-act structure, script elements, the Hero's Journey, and other key concepts in a simple and understandable manner. By utilizing the knowledge in the guide, you will be able to write your first short film script in no time at all!

About the Author

Edward Santiago is a screenwriter residing in Austin, Texas, by way of Puerto Rico. His script, The Badge, The Gun, and The Hangman’s Noose, received the 2019 Get Connected $10K short film grant. His feature script, Knights of the Valiant Heart, won at the 2015 Shriekfest Horror Film Fest in Los Angeles. His writing has garnered numerous accolades, including being a finalist at the prestigious Page Awards. When he’s not writing, he teaches screenwriting at the Austin School of Film. He is an avid fan of horror, science fiction, and Western films.