What is screenplay?

  • (noun): A script for a film including dialogue and descriptions of characters and sets.


A screenplay or script is a written work by screenwriters for a film or television program. These screenplays can be original works or adaptations from existing pieces of writing. In them, the movement, actions, expression, and dialogues of the characters are also narrated. A play for television is also known as a teleplay.

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Some articles on screenplay:

Fay Kanin - Filmography
... Sunday Punch (1942, screenplay, story) Blondie for Victory (1942, story) Goodbye, My Fancy (1951, play) My Pal Gus (1952, original screenplay) Rhapsody (1954, screenplay) The ...
Screenplay - Screenwriting Software
... Detailed computer programs are designed specifically to format screenplays, teleplays and stage plays ...
Eddie Romero - Filmography - Writer - Filmography
... (1949) Batalyon trece (1949) Buhay alamang (1952) (screenplay) The Scavengers (1959) Lost Battalion (1961) Cavalry Command (1963).. ... Doctor (1964) The Passionate Strangers (1966) (screenplay) Manila, Open City (1968) Beast of the Yellow Night (1971) Beast of Blood (1971).. ... aka Island of the Twilight People Ganito kami noon, paano kayo ngayon (1976) (screenplay) Sinong kapiling? Sinong kasiping? (1977) Banta ng kahapon (1977) Durugin si Totoy Bato (1979 ...
Nathanael West Bibliography - Film Writing
... Title year Studio Format Notes Beauty Parlor Written 1933 Columbia Screenplay Never produced Return to the Soil Written 1933 Columbia Screenplay Never ...