Inside Story

The power of the transformational arc

Author: Dara Marks

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1408142252

Category: Reference

Page: 384

View: 1823

'In the beginning there was Syd Field. Then came McKee and Vogler. Now there is Dara Marks. Marks has long ranked among the top screenwriting theorists, now her teachings are available to everyone.' Creative Screenwriting 'Offers fresh insights into screenwriting structure, enabling writers to hone their craft and elevate their art.' Prof Richard Walter, UCLA Screenwriting Chairman 'This is a book you can read with each script you write, as both guide and inspiration.' Lisa Loomer, Screenwriter, Girl Interrupted and The Waiting Room 'Destined to become a classic.' Scriptwriter magazine Inside Story offers the most important advancement in screenwriting theory to come along in years. This innovative method for structuring a screenplay is designed to keep writers focused on the heart and soul of their story so that plot, character and theme create a unified whole. Marks' method offers an easy to follow template for story construction, helping the writer to identify what the story is actually about: the thematic intention. It then uses the internal character development of the protagonist as a vehicle to drive the thematic intention and the line of action within the story.

Inside Story: Politics, Intrigue and Treachery from Thatcher to Brexit

Author: Philip Webster

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 000820134X

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 400

View: 722

From one of the greatest political journalists of recent times, an insider’s account of four decades of covering the British political scene, packed with tales of the biggest political happenings of the last half century.


The Inside Story

Author: Joan Raphael-Leff

Publisher: Karnac Books

ISBN: 9781855752573

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 215

View: 4057

The author draws on thousands of hours of listening to mothers to explore various aspects of 'the inside story'. She answers such questions as: What meanings does childbearing have in the internal world? How does a pregnant woman live with two people under her skin? What is the expectant partner's experience? Which dreams, fears and fantasies proliferate around pregnancy and birth?

Australia's Sporting Success

The Inside Story

Author: John Bloomfield

Publisher: UNSW Press

ISBN: 9780868405827

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 263

View: 9356

The extraordinary performances of Australian athletes, and the awareness of the system that fostered them, came to the world's attention during the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000. Bloomfield traces the development of Australian sport from the early 19th century to the modern day institutions that drive our sporting success.

Saatchi & Saatchi: The Inside Story

Author: Alison Fendley

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1611459753

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 999

View: 2318

Follows the rise and fall of Iraqi-born Jewish brothers from London, Charles and Maurice Saatchi, who created some of the most memorable ad campaigns of the 1970s and 1980s, and then in 1994 were ousted from their firm by an American shareholder revolt.


The Inside Story

Author: Peter Watson

Publisher: Random House Incorporated

ISBN: 9780679414032

Category: Art

Page: 324

View: 479

A provocative expose+a7 of the great American auction house of Sotheby's explores the underhanded dealings, questionable practices, and shadowy figures that underly the glitter and glamour of the art world. 75,000 first printing. Tour.


The Inside Story of Bletchley Park

Author: F. H. Hinsley

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192801326

Category: History

Page: 321

View: 6479

With many colourful anecdotes and vivid descriptions, this is the first authentic account of daily life at Government Communications Headquarters, Bletchley Park, the most successful intelligence agency in history. Described by Churchill as the 'secret weapon' that 'won the war', the men and women of Bletchley Park here combine to write their story in full. This book gives fascinating insights into recruitment and training, together with a full and accurate account of codes and ciphersand how they are broken.


The Inside Story of the R.A.F.

Author: Stefan Aust,Anthea Bell

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0195372751

Category: History

Page: 457

View: 1940

The Baader-Meinhof Group--later known as the Red Army Faction (RAF)--was a violent urban guerilla group which terrorized Germany in the 1970s and '80s, killing 47 people, wounding 93, taking 162 hostages, and robbing 35 banks--all in an attempt to bring revolution to the Federal Republic. Stefan Aust's masterful history of the Group presents the definitive account, capturing a highly complex story both accurately and colorfully. Much new information has surfaced since the mass suicide of the Groups' leaders in the 1980s. Some RAF members have come forward to testify in new investigations and formerly classified Stasi documents have been made public since the fall of the Berlin Wall, all contributing to a fuller picture of the RAF and the events surrounding their demise. Aust presents the complete history of the RAF, from the creation in 1970 to the breakup in 1998, incorporating all of the new information. For instance, there is growing evidence that the German secret service eavesdropped on Baader, Meinhof, and the other RAF members imprisoned in Stammheim and that they knew that the terrorists planned a mass suicide, but did nothing to prevent it. Also, there is new information about the role of the RAF lawyers (among them Otto Schily who later was Minister of the Interior in Gerhard Schröder's cabinet), and the roles of the different RAF members and the rivalry between them. The volume will also contain numerous photos. Terrorism today is never far from most people's thoughts. Baader-Meinhof offers a gripping account of one of the most violent terrorist groups of the late twentieth century, in a compelling look at what they did, why they did it, and how they were brought to justice.

Unleashing Demons

The Inside Story of Brexit

Author: Craig Oliver

Publisher: Quercus

ISBN: 1681441098

Category: Political Science

Page: 432

View: 6607

As David Cameron's director of Politics and communications, Craig Oliver was in the room at every key moment during the EU referendum - the biggest political event in the UK since World War 2. Craig Oliver worked with all the players, including David Cameron, George Osbourne, Barack Obama, Angela Merkel, Jeremy Corbyn, Boris Johnson,Michael Gove, Theresa May and Peter Mandelson. Unleashing Demons is based on his extensive notes, detailing everything from the decision to call a referendum, to the subsequent civil war in the Conservative Party and the aftermath of the shocking result. This is raw history at its very best, packed with enthralling detail and colourful anecdotes from behind the closed doors of the campaign that changed British history.


The Inside Story of the Break-ins and Breakdowns That Put Donald Trump in the White House

Author: Donna Brazile

Publisher: Hachette Books

ISBN: 0316478490

Category: Political Science

Page: 256

View: 3621

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Explosive... A blistering tell-all."---Washington Post "People should sit up, take notes and change things."---Ace Smith, Los Angeles Times "Brazile most certainly has a story to tell.... Vivid."---The Guardian From Donna Brazile, former DNC chair and legendary political operative, an explosive and revealing new look at the 2016 election: the first insider account of the Russian hacking of the DNC and the missteps by the Clinton campaign and Obama administration that enabled a Trump victory. In the fallout of the Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee--and as chaos threatened to consume the party's convention--Democrats turned to a familiar figure to right the ship: Donna Brazile. Known to millions from her frequent TV appearances, she was no stranger to high stakes and dirty opponents, and the longtime Democratic strategist had a reputation in Washington as a one-stop shop for fixing sticky problems. What Brazile found at the DNC was unlike anything she had experienced before--and much worse than is commonly known. The party was beset by infighting, scandal, and hubris, while reeling from a brazen and wholly unprecedented attempt by a foreign power to influence the presidential election. Plus, its candidate, Hillary Clinton, faced an opponent who broke every rule in the political playbook. Packed with never-before-reported revelations about what went down in 2016, Hacks is equal parts campaign thriller, memoir, and roadmap for the future. With Democrats now in the wilderness after this historic defeat, Hacks argues that staying silent about what went wrong helps no one. Only by laying bare the missteps, miscalculations, and crimes of 2016, Brazile contends, will Americans be able to salvage their democracy.

Dressing Room

The Inside Story

Author: Abhishek Dubey

Publisher: Diamond Pocket Books Pvt Ltd

ISBN: 8128822551


Page: 172

View: 9630

Born on 4th August, 1976, Abhishek Kumar Dubey comes from a small town, Jasidih in Jharkhand. Right from his childhood, he wanted to lead a different life and in this pursuit he came to Delhi. Abhishek was a north zone topper in 10+2(CBSE) and a Hansraj College topper in both BA and MA(History). Freelancing since his college days, he started his journalistic career with NDTV. In NDTV, he came up with one of the most successful sports shows like Olympics 2004 and Chunautee 2004-2006. After working with NDTV for 6 years, he joined IBN 7. A regular contributor on sports issues in different magazines and newspapers. Abhishek is also a guest faculty for several mass media institutes. This book contains the inside story of the Indian dressing room along with some unknown cricketing incidents on and off the field. - What Guru Greg said to Sourav Ganguly in the team bus after the Delhi test. - First information of BCCI's charges against Jagmohan Dalmiya. - The rise and fall of two bengal tigers, who were so near but eventually turned out to be so far, in entirely transforming the Indian cricket.


The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall

Author: John R. O’Donnell ,James Rutherford

Publisher: Crossroad Press


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: N.A

View: 5621

ON TOP OF THE WORLD … IN A HOUSE OF CARDS The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump that the people only guessed at. Now he reveals what he saw. Here's the inside story of Trump's legendary tirades, his convenient forgetfulness, and the infamous Donald Trump ego. O'Donnell tells how the Plaza staff catered to Trump's personal whims, and to those of his mistress—and how the man who built the largest gambling hall in the world knew little about running a casino. From the hypocrisy, bad deals, and the monumental debt to the untold tales of Marla and Ivana, Trumped! rips the mask off the mighty Trump facade—revealing a man whose castle is about to collapse.

Inside Story

Author: Philip Webster

Publisher: William Collins

ISBN: 9780008201333


Page: 400

View: 6101

From one of the greatest political journalists of recent times, an insiderâe(tm)s account of four decades of covering the British political scene, packed with tales of the biggest political happenings of the last half century. Philip Webster covered politics for The Times newspaper for 43 years, including 18 years as its political editor. He has been at the centre of all the big stories of the past four decades âe" the fall of Labour in 1979, the rise and fall of Margaret Thatcher, the emergence and fall of John Major, the rise and fall of Tony Blair and his wars with Gordon Brown, the aftermath of 9/11, the war in Iraq, the fall of Brown, the rise and rise of David Cameron, and the shock election of Jeremy Corbyn. Beautifully illustrated with Peter Brookesâe(tm) cartoons, Webster offers fresh insight into the great stories of his time. He gives a frank and revelatory insiderâe(tm)s account of great political events since Michael Heseltine brandished the Mace, the night the Callaghan government fell, the day Sir Geoffrey Howe brought down Margaret Thatcher, the day Tony Blair said farewell, the night MPs voted for war in Iraq; and every Budget and autumn statement for 40 years. With the wit and geniality that has made him so many friends in politics, he reveals how stories came into his hands and how political journalism influences events as they unfolded. He has witnessed what he terms a golden age of political journalism and this book offers an intimate account of his trade. The essential handbook for anyone interested by the craft of journalism, âe~Inside Storyâe(tm) reviews three decades of lead stories and the many politicians, great and small, that he has encountered.

Intuition: The Inside Story

Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Author: Robbie Davis-Floyd,P. Sven Arvidson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136668624

Category: Social Science

Page: 240

View: 699

Science could never have proceeded without the creativity of intuition--yet intuition is poorly understood and poorly studied. In Intuition: The Inside Story, scholars explore the nature of intuition and its practical place in the social and behavioral sciences and the arts. These contributors present the latest theoretical developments and research and provide every day examples of intuition from the lab and field. They discuss the nature and experience of intuition from the perspectives of anthropology, philosophy, physics, engineering, psychology, medicine and midwifery. Contributors include: Marcie Boucouvalas, Guy Burneko, Brenda J. Dunne, Jeremy Hayward, Charles Laughlin, Evelyn Monsay, Anne Pineault, Luci Roncalli and Joe Sheridan.

Stevie: The Inside Story

Author: Bonnie Bryant

Publisher: Skylark

ISBN: 0307825914

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 304

View: 332

Stevie Lake is in big trouble. She's failing classes and has to pull up her grades or it's summer school and no riding. She has one last chance to redeem herself: Write a report explaining why she hasn't done her schoolwork—and make the explanation good. She's serious and committed. She's going to get this assignment done if it kills her. Her friends will help with encouraging emails, phone calls—whatever it takes to get Stevie through this crisis. But it's up to Stevie—can she do it?

Basic Christian

The Inside Story of John Stott

Author: Roger Steer

Publisher: InterVarsity Press

ISBN: 0830838465

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

View: 1010

John Stott is the leading evangelical churchman of the twentieth century. In this engaging story of this remarkable life, Roger Sheer takes readers from Stott's lifelong association with the parish church of All Souls in London to every continent on the planet. Here is the book that tells why he is, as Timemagazine noted in 2005, one of the hundred most influential people in the world.

Blood Feud

Detroit Red Wings v. Colorado Avalanche: The Inside Story of Pro Sports' Nastiest and Best Rivalry of Its Era

Author: Adrian Dater

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing

ISBN: 1589795083

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 272

View: 6017

In Blood Feud, Colorado Avalanche beat writer Adrian Dater not only submits that the Red Wings-Avalanche rivalry was the most feverish match-up in recent years, but also that there was none better played. No fewer than twenty players have or will eventually make it to the Hall of Fame; the best scorers were matched up against the best goalies; brilliant coaches could be found on both benches; and two of the league's smartest general managers ruthlessly tried to one-up each other at every NHL trade deadline. Blood Feud is a rollicking story of a fierce, and often violent, rivalry.

Brett Kebble

The Inside Story

Author: Barry Sergeant

Publisher: Zebra


Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 357

View: 8083

An unbelievable story of the life and death of a South African mining magnate

Regulating Charities

The Inside Story

Author: Myles McGregor-Lowndes,Bob Wyatt

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317190580

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 300

View: 9087

In this volume charity commissioners and leading charity policy reformers from across the world reflect on the aims and objectives of charity regulation and what it has achieved. Regulating Charities represents an insider’s review of the last quarter century of charity law policy and an insight for its future development. Charity Commissioners and nonprofit regulatory agency heads chart the nature of charity law reforms that they have implemented, with a ‘warts and all’ analysis. They are joined by influential sector reformers who assess the outcomes of their policy agitation. All reflect on the current state of charities in a fiscally restrained environment, often with conservative governments, and offer their views on productive regulatory paths available for the future. This topical collection brings together major charity regulation actors, and will be of great interest to anyone concerned with contemporary third sector policy-making, public administration and civil society.