Screenplay

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A screenplay, or script, is a written work by screenwriters for a film, television program, or video game.wikipedia
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Screenwriter

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A screenplay, or script, is a written work by screenwriters for a film, television program, or video game.
A screenplay writer (also called screenwriter for short), scriptwriter or scenarist is a writer who practices the craft of screenwriting, writing screenplays on which mass media, such as films, television programs and video games, are based.

Teleplay

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A screenplay written for television is also known as a teleplay.
A teleplay is a screenplay or script used in the production of a scripted television program or series.

Courier (typeface)

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The standard font is 12 point, 10 pitch Courier Typeface.
It has also become an industry standard for all screenplays to be written in 12-point Courier or a close variant.

Shooting script

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In a "shooting script" the slug lines are numbered consecutively for ease of reference.
A shooting script is the version of a screenplay used during the production of a motion picture.

Spec script

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A "spec script" or speculative screenplay is a script written to be sold on the open market with no upfront payment, or promise of payment.
A spec script, also known as a speculative screenplay, is a non-commissioned and unsolicited screenplay.

Screenwriting software

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Various screenwriting software packages are available to help screenwriters adhere to the strict formatting conventions.
Screenwriting software are word processors specialized to the task of writing screenplays.

Celtx

Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Celtx is media pre-production software, designed for creating and organizing media projects like screenplays, films, videos, stageplays, documentaries, machinima, games, and podcasts.

Fade In (software)

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Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Fade In Professional Screenwriting Software (also known simply as Fade In) is screenwriting software for writing screenplays in the professional, industry standard format used in Hollywood and elsewhere.

Final Draft (software)

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Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Final Draft is a screenwriting software for writing and formatting screenplays.

Zhura

Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Zhura, merged with screenwriting competitor Scripped as of March 28, 2010, is a free web-based screenwriting software application for writing and formatting screenplays to the film industry standard, as well as other formats.

Brass fastener

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They are then held together with two brass brads in the top and bottom hole.
In the film industry, brass fasteners are an industry standard in binding screenplays.

Movie Magic Screenwriter

Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Movie Magic Screenwriter is a word processing program sold by Write Brothers to format screenplays, teleplays and novels.

Movie Outline

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Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.
Movie Outline is a word processing program to step outline a cinematic story and format a screenplay.

Scriptment

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A scriptment is a written work by a movie or television screenwriter that combines elements of a script and treatment, especially the dialogue elements, which are formatted the same as in a screenplay.

Montage (software)

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Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.

Closet screenplay

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Brian Norman, an assistant professor at Idaho State University, refers to James Baldwin's One Day When I Was Lost as a "closet screenplay."

SmartKey

The first screenwriting software was SmartKey, a macro program that sent strings of commands to existing word processing programs, such as WordStar, WordPerfect and Microsoft Word.
Smartkey's "keyboard definitions" were first used with the early word processing program WordStar to change margins of screenplays.

Storyboard

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In creating a motion picture with any degree of fidelity to a script, a storyboard provides a visual layout of events as they are to be seen through the camera lens.

FiveSprockets

Such packages include BPC-Screenplay, Celtx, Fade In, Final Draft, FiveSprockets, Montage, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Movie Outline 3.0, Scrivener, Movie Draft SE and Zhura.

Screenwriter's salary

Some of the highest amounts paid to writers for spec screenplays:

Film

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A screenplay, or script, is a written work by screenwriters for a film, television program, or video game.

Television show

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A screenplay, or script, is a written work by screenwriters for a film, television program, or video game.

Video game

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A screenplay, or script, is a written work by screenwriters for a film, television program, or video game.

Originality

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These screenplays can be original works or adaptations from existing pieces of writing.

Film adaptation

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These screenplays can be original works or adaptations from existing pieces of writing.