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Screenwriting

Writing for screen and television

Purdue OWL

Citing a Screenplay from MLA Style Center

Special Instructions by Reference Type

Films or Movies 

List films by their title. Include the name of the director, the film studio or distributor, and the release year. If relevant, list performer names after the director's name.

To emphasize specific performers or directors, begin the citation with the name of the desired performer or director, followed by the appropriate title for that person.

Citing a Film in MLA

MLA Easybib

Understanding MLA Style

MLA 8th Edition