- Paperback: 340 pages
- Publisher: Focal Press; 1 edition (March 1, 2017)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1138679127
- ISBN-13: 978-1138679122
- Product Dimensions: 5.9 x 0.7 x 8.9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 16 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,264,593 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Breaking In: Tales from the Screenwriting Trenches 1st Edition
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"With Lee Jessup’s incredible and informative new book, you will learn the mastery of becoming a working writer with longevity. Lee shows you the value of understanding the current state of the industry, the benefits of screenwriting competitions and fellowships, the paths to staffing on television and selling pilots, and the stories of those who are where you want to be."
―Jen Grisanti, Story/Career Consultant, Writing Instructor for NBC, International Speaker
"How do I love Lee Jessup? Let me count the ways. With Breaking In: Tales from the Screenwriting Trenches, Lee once again brings her ‘no BS’ approach coupled with a wealth of timely, actionable information designed to help you fearlessly navigate the business of screenwriting. This is cut-through-the-fat, get-after-it advice that will have you on the path to building a screenwriting career."
―Rich "RB" Botto, Founder of Stage 32, Screenwriter, The End Game
About the Author
Lee Zahavi Jessup, author of Getting It Write: An Insider's Guide To A Screenwriting Career, is a highly sought after screenwriting career coach with 20+ years of industry experience. Lee’s clients include writers working in film and television, participants in the prestigious television writing programs, contest winners and many more. An invited speaker at the WGA, NBC, UCLA and countless screenwriting conferences, Lee is a contributor for Script Magazine and has been interviewed by many screenwriting-centric television shows, web shows and podcasts.
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There are loads of books on screenwriting out there, but I haven't seen one that focuses so much on the current state of the industry.