The plot against character : Towards a character-centred model of screenwriting
Mullins, Anthony (2004) The plot against character : Towards a character-centred model of screenwriting. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
Summary of exegesis
A review and critique of some of the most popular screenwriting concepts as well as a proposal for a screenplay model that seeks to conceptually synthesise character with structure.
Summary of Screenplay
When Andrew's infamous punk band is forced to earn extra money playing part-time as a children's act they unexpectedly discover a potentially lucrative market for their music. Unfortunately, playing to screaming three year olds is not the rock and roll lifestyle Andrew was hoping for as he approaches his thirtieth birthday. Tensions within the band grow and the old friends are forced to decide not only the future of their music, but also rest of their lives.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)|
|Keywords:||Screenwriting theory, character, turning points, acts, plot, arc, structure.|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Department:||Faculty of Creative Industries|
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright Anthony Mullins|
|Deposited On:||03 Dec 2008 03:53|
|Last Modified:||28 Oct 2011 19:41|
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