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Classical Storytelling and Contemporary Screenwriting by Brian Price

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Index

Italic page references indicate figures.

achievement beat 120

Achilles Heel 92

Ackerman, H. 92, 118

action: character as agent of 8386, 99; description 167174, 187; formatting 168169, 189; imitation of 1316, 36; mimesis and 36; nonverbal 176; unity of 3739

Act One: beats in 109113, 114, 115, 140; Break 7678, 80, 113; components of 7172; consequences in 112; Equilibrium in 111; First Cause and 7172; function of 75, 109; Inciting Incident in 111112; Opening Hook 109112; Point of No Return in 112; Prologue and 71, 75, 80; in Shawshank Redemption, The 110111; in Some Like It Hot 109110; in Star Wars 110113; Stepping Stones of 109113, 115

Act Three: aftermath in 123125; beats in 123127, 127, 141142; catalyst in 126; Climax ...

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