TITLE

Shelf life for scribes

AUTHOR(S)
Dawes, Amy
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;2/18/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 38, pA10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the popularity of screenplay publishing in the U.S. Financial rewards that screenwriters receive from screenplay publishing rights; List of published scripts that are performing well in terms of sales; Use of books to boost awareness at awards time.
ACCESSION #
12327496

 

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