Freeman – A Novella in Screenplay FormBy Brian McDonald
Freeman, an original screenplay, is western about a former slave, living out West with his wife and child, building a new life. Accused of stealing, he is forced to become a fugitive. To evade the posse on his trail, he finds himself using the same tricks he used as a runaway slave. Problem is, Freeman’s also being hunted by an expert tracker by the name of Cage — whose former profession? Slave-catcher. And he knows all the tricks. This taut page-turner is followed by the author’s insightful notes on the screenplay’s construction. This book will help authors navigate the maze that is story construction as well as teaching how to affect one’s audience deeply.