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Writing Subtext: What Lies Beneath [Book]

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Author Author : Seger, Linda
ISBN-10 ISBN-10 : 1615932585
ISBN-13 ISBN-13 : 9781615932580
Publisher Publisher : Michael Wiese Productions
Pages Pages : 180
Binding Binding : Book
Item ID : 100146000

What lurks in the shadows, just below waking consciousness?Subtext can be the most important element in text and in a performance. Its an unseen force that speaks directly to the readers unconscious, deepening meaning and understanding. Great subtext reveals more than simple dialogue and action and is at the heart of the best books and films. It is what glues us to the screen.This book goes far beyond dialogue, action, gestures, genre, and images. Written by one of the foremost script consultants in the world and the most prolific writer on screenwriting, this new edition adds new examples with chapters on analogy and love, and provides deeper explanations of how subtext works beneath the text. This edition has been expanded to be relevant to all fiction writers.AcknowledgmentsIntroductionChapter OneSubtext: What Is It? How Do You Find It?Chapter TwoThe Backstory: Whats Behind It? Whats Before It?Chapter ThreeThe Words: Not Telling It Like It IsCase Study: Double IndemnityChapter FourPlaying with AnalogiesCase Study: The Big ShortChapter FiveLove Sparkles Beneath the TextCase Study: Abnormal Psychology from CheersChapter SixGestures and Action: Showing It Beneath the LinesChapter SevenImages and Metaphors: What You See Is Not All You GetChapter EightWhat Lurks Within the GenreCase Study: AvatarChapter NineThe Super-Objective: Where and How Does the Subtextual River Flow?Case Study: Ordinary PeopleChapter TenWriter Alvin Sargent Ruminates about SubtextWhat lurks in the shadows, just below waking consciousness?Subtext can be the most important element in text and in a performance. Its an unseen force that speaks directly to the readers unconscious, deepening meaning and understanding. Great subtext reveals more than simple dialogue and action and is at the heart of the best books and films. It is what glues us to the screen.This book goes far beyond dialogue, action, gestures, genre, and images. Written by one of the foremost script consultants in the worllS>

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