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    John Truby is Hollywood's premier story consultant and founder of Truby's Writers Studio. He has worked as a story consultant and script doctor for Disney Studios, Sony Pictures, FOX, and HBO, among others, and has taught screenwriting to students worldwide.

    "If you're ready to graduate from the boy-meets-girl league of screenwriting, meet John Truby . . . [his lessons inspire] epiphanies that make you see the contours of your psyche as sharply as your script."
    --LA Weekly

    John Truby is one of the most respected and sought-after story consultants in the film industry, and his students have gone on to pen some of Hollywood's most successful films, includingSleepless in Seattle, Scream, and Shrek. The Anatomy of Storyis his long-awaited first book, and it shares all his secrets for writing a compelling script. Based on the lessons in his award-winning class, Great Screenwriting,The Anatomy of Story draws on a broad range of philosophy and mythology, offering fresh techniques and insightful anecdotes alongside Truby's own unique approach to building an effective, multifaceted narrative.


    ISBN 9780865479937
    Genre PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / Screenwriting
    Format Paperback
    Pages 443
    Publisher Date 2008-10-28 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Faber & Faber
    Copyright Year 2007
    Height 8.5 in
    Wdth 5.5 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 0.8 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle 22 Steps to Becoming a Master Storyteller
    Edition Detail Reprint
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Truby, John

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