Victoria Schmidt is a screenwriter for film and television. A graduate of the film programs at UCLA and NYU, she holds a Masters degree in screenwriting from Loyola Marymount. She lives and writes in Los Angeles.
Helps to clarify and simplify the act of writing a screenplay to character archetypes and character journeys. And also which archetypes work best with each other.Published 2 months ago by Ludwig
I am someone who buys just about any writing help book thrown my way. I have an entire bookcase dedicated to writing help books. Read morePublished 5 months ago by SR Frederick
We writers never tire of reading ONE MORE BOOK on writing! 45 Master Characters reviews all the good and bad guys we've ever known and it's nice to have the listing of types... Read morePublished 9 months ago by mrs.peapod
This helps in going further from the generic 'base' character archetypes by providing a lot more depth and options, as well as pointing out archetypes of well-known fictional... Read morePublished 12 months ago by mr jeremy elford
I like this book as a reference tool. By looking at some of the classic characters in literature and movies, many of which we are somewhat familiar, I can draw on personalities,... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Teri003
This book goes into great detail and provides numerous examples of character types and their journey in fiction. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Abner Fraime
The book is helpful not only with developing the characters, but also with understanding the people in daily life. After all, human behavior falls into archetypes.Published 15 months ago by Bug Traveller
I have reserved a permanent place for this book on my desk's hutch. It is succinct, but don't mistake it for simplified or shallow. Read morePublished 15 months ago by A.K.