Women Screenwriters

An International Guide

  • Jill Nelmes
  • Jule Selbo

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Introduction

    1. Jill Nelmes, Jule Selbo
      Pages 1-3
  3. Africa

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Jule Selbo
      Pages 7-8
    3. Koen Van Eynde
      Pages 9-17
    4. Jule Selbo
      Pages 18-20
    5. Jeremy B. Warner
      Pages 21-22
    6. Stefanie Van de Peer
      Pages 23-28
    7. Jule Selbo
      Pages 29-29
    8. Noah Tsika
      Pages 30-38
    9. Haseenah Ebrahim
      Pages 39-44
    10. Ouissal Mejri
      Pages 45-52
  4. Asia

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 53-53
    2. Cristina Colet, Jule Selbo, Jeremy B. Warner
      Pages 55-68
    3. Alexis Krasilovsky, Debashree Mukherjee, Jule Selbo, Anubha Yadav
      Pages 69-86
    4. Debbie Danielpour
      Pages 87-103
    5. Jule Selbo
      Pages 104-107
    6. Lauri Kitsnik, Jule Selbo, Michael Smith
      Pages 108-130
    7. Jeremy B. Warner, Brian Yecies
      Pages 131-142
    8. Jule Selbo
      Pages 143-144

About this book

Introduction

Women Screenwriters is a study of more than 300 female writers from 60 nations, from the first film scenarios produced in 1986 to the present day. Divided into six sections by continent, the entries give an overview of the history of women screenwriters in each country, as well as individual biographies of its most influential.

Keywords

Screenwriting women film international film history female screenwriters female filmmakers gender feminism screenwriting

Editors and affiliations

  • Jill Nelmes
    • 1
  • Jule Selbo
    • 2
  1. 1.University of East LondonUK
  2. 2.California State UniversityFullertonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137312372
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-31236-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-31237-2
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