Book
English

Writing in pictures : screenwriting made (mostly) painless

Joseph McBride (author)

Writing in pictures : screenwriting made (mostly) painless

Subject
Filmscenario's
Title
Writing in pictures : screenwriting made (mostly) painless
Author
Joseph McBride
Language
English
Publisher
London: Faber and Faber, 2012
VIII, 365 p.
ISBN
9780571274376 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
798.63 (SISO) Filmtechniek (ZIZO)

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About Joseph McBride

Joseph McBride (born August 9, 1947) is an American film historian, biographer, screenwriter, author and educator. He has written numerous books including biographies of notable film directors, a book on screenwriting, an investigative journalism book on the JFK assassination, and a memoir of the dark years in his life.

He also serves as professor in the Cinema Department at San Francisco State University.

Career

Early life and career

Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, McBride grew up in the suburb of Wauwatosa. He attended the University of Wisconsin, Madison, and worked as a reporter for the Wisconsin State Journal in Madison, before moving to California in 1973.

Books

McBride has published more than 20 books since 1968, including biographies of film directors Steven Spielberg (Steven Spielberg: A Biography, 1997, and publish…Read more on Wikipedia