Presentation

Expanding Knowledge, Expanding Practice: Screenwriting Transitions

Craig Batty, P Burne, Marco Ianiello, Stephanie Johnstone

Published : 2018

Abstract

Group Paper at Screenwriting Research Network (SRN), Università Cattolica, Milan, 13-15 September, 2018 The main theme of the 2018 Screenwriting Research Network conference is the relationship between cinema and television storytelling. Once two separate worlds, cinema and television narratives are progressively becoming overlapping domains in terms of screenwriting techniques, development methods, careers, contents and audiences. If authorship, sophisticated drama, address to educated viewers, consideration by the critics had been for long the exclusive marks of stories written for the big screen, this is much less the case today. The cable channels and nowadays the streaming platforms re..

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