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The Resource Small screen, big picture : a writer's guide to the TV business, Chad Gervich ; foreword by Howard Gordon

Small screen, big picture : a writer's guide to the TV business, Chad Gervich ; foreword by Howard Gordon

Label
Small screen, big picture : a writer's guide to the TV business
Title
Small screen, big picture
Title remainder
a writer's guide to the TV business
Statement of responsibility
Chad Gervich ; foreword by Howard Gordon
Title variation
Writer's guide to the TV business
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From Mediabistro.com, the media industry's most well-respected source for jobs, professional development, and community, this inside-the-business guide gives you the knowledge and tools you need to infiltrate Hollywood and land a job as a TV writer. That's right - Small Screen, Big Picture gives you a competitive edge over millions of other aspiring writers who share your talent, creativity, and determination ... because after reading these pages, you'll have the one thing they lack: an understanding of the business of television." "This journey into Hollywood's inner workings not only details how networks, studios, and production companies work together, it teaches you how the process affects the creation and writing of TV series, how shows make money, and - ultimately - how you can use this information to break into the industry."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gervich, Chad
Dewey number
791.4502/32
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.7
LC item number
.G48 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television authorship
  • Television
  • Television
  • Television authorship
  • Television
  • Television
Label
Small screen, big picture : a writer's guide to the TV business, Chad Gervich ; foreword by Howard Gordon
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Mediabistro.com presents
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Author's note -- Introduction -- Part 1: From The Inside Out: -- How the industry is structured: -- Top of the food chain -- Networks, studios, and production companies -- Syndication and backend: how TV shows make money -- Inside a television network: a lesson in programming -- New show development process: an overview -- Part 2: Development Season: -- From pitch to pilot pickup: -- Recipe for a TV show -- Pitch -- Art of the deal -- Development hell -- Part 3: Pilot Season: -- From pilot pickup to series: -- Preproduction -- Principal photography -- Postproduction -- Upfronts -- Part 4: Staffing Season-And Beyond: -- Getting the series up and running: -- Staffing season: how show runners staff new shows -- Writers' room -- Production -- Staying on the air -- Part 5: New Frontiers: -- Where TV is headed: -- Cable -- Reality TV -- Digital media and the Internet -- Part 5: Breaking In: -- Your guide to infiltrating Hollywood: -- Write your ass off -- Representation -- Networking -- Assistants -- Getting a job -- Other ways of breaking into Hollywood -- Glossary -- Appendix -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn191090486
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780307395313
Lccn
2008003093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191090486
Label
Small screen, big picture : a writer's guide to the TV business, Chad Gervich ; foreword by Howard Gordon
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Mediabistro.com presents
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Author's note -- Introduction -- Part 1: From The Inside Out: -- How the industry is structured: -- Top of the food chain -- Networks, studios, and production companies -- Syndication and backend: how TV shows make money -- Inside a television network: a lesson in programming -- New show development process: an overview -- Part 2: Development Season: -- From pitch to pilot pickup: -- Recipe for a TV show -- Pitch -- Art of the deal -- Development hell -- Part 3: Pilot Season: -- From pilot pickup to series: -- Preproduction -- Principal photography -- Postproduction -- Upfronts -- Part 4: Staffing Season-And Beyond: -- Getting the series up and running: -- Staffing season: how show runners staff new shows -- Writers' room -- Production -- Staying on the air -- Part 5: New Frontiers: -- Where TV is headed: -- Cable -- Reality TV -- Digital media and the Internet -- Part 5: Breaking In: -- Your guide to infiltrating Hollywood: -- Write your ass off -- Representation -- Networking -- Assistants -- Getting a job -- Other ways of breaking into Hollywood -- Glossary -- Appendix -- Acknowledgments -- Index
Control code
ocn191090486
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 430 pages
Isbn
9780307395313
Lccn
2008003093
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)191090486

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