Swell : a feature-length screenplay set in the world of Australian surfing, and an accompanying exegesis on three-act structure
Lee, Gerard (2003) Swell : a feature-length screenplay set in the world of Australian surfing, and an accompanying exegesis on three-act structure. Masters by Research by Creative Works, Queensland University of Technology.
Despite many arguments to the contrary, the three-act story structure, as propounded and refined by Hollywood continues to dominate the blockbuster and independent film markets. Recent successes in post-modern cinema could indicate new directions and opportunities for low-budget national cinemas.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (Masters by Research by Creative Works)|
|Supervisor:||Glover, Stuart & Haseman, Bradley C.|
|Keywords:||screenplay, surfing, Australian cinema, international cinema, three-act structure in screenplay, one-act structure, post-modern cinema, Field, Aronson, McKee, Dancyger and Rush|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty|
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||05 Jul 2011 01:35|
|Last Modified:||05 Jul 2011 01:35|
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