Talk Title: How To Write Plots Like a Hollywood Pro: For Screenwriters, Novelists, and All Storytellers
Date and Time: Saturday June 18th @ 2pm PST
Eric Edson has written seventeen feature screenplays on assignment for such companies as Sony-Columbia, Warner Brothers, Disney, Fox, ABC Motion Pictures, Lifetime, Showtime, NBC, TNT, and has written for episodic television as well. Eric is a tenured Professor of Screenwriting, and Director of the renowned Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting Program at California State University, Northridge. He speaks at major conferences across the U.S.
Eric’s book, The Story Solution: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take, reveals a new story structure paradigm for screenplays and novels that creates dynamic, three-dimensional heroes and heroines – while linking together all parts of a powerful story to captivate readers and audiences. The Story Solution is an international Best Seller, and in China has remained #1 in its category through multiple printings.
“The Rosetta Stone for translating story ideas into powerful scripts and novels. I’ve made over 40 movies and I wish I’d had The Story Solution as a guide for every writer I’ve worked with.”
—– Steve White, President of Feature Films, New World Entertainment
“Laser-sharp insight. I could not imagine a more thoughtful and thorough analysis of screenwriting.”
—– Michael Peretzian, Senior Vice President, The William Morris Agency
Or watch Eric’s AMAZING Interview about the nature of story in the Future of Storytelling Interview Library