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Get the Backstory on today's most innovative storytellers in the magazine dedicated to covering the art and the business of storytelling.

We're quite excited for issue 22 as it's packed with tons of great content! Our cover story on Captain America: Civil War takes you behind the scenes with 3 full stories that include—both a spoiler-free and spoiler filled interview with co-writers Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely along with directors The Russo Brothers! Hear from the show runner of Fear The Walking Dead, Daredevil and Orphan Black plus the filmmakers behind Green Room, Keanu, The Jungle Book, The Lobster plus plenty of other storytelling centric entertainment journalism pieces!

Read a full length script or an in-depth interview with today's hottest storytellers in each issue.

(Note: a wifi connection may be necessary in order to watch and read certain pieces)

Start by downloading the FREE app. For a limited time you can read issue 01 for FREE.

Backstory is on NEWSSTAND: Once installed, you can find Backstory in the Newstand App on your iOS Device. Tap the cover to read the latest issue and access your library.

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What's New in Version 1.0.19

Updated for iOS 9
Bugfixes and performance enhancments

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Customer Reviews

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It would be great if the issues had a synopsis of content.

Great magazine... Takes forever to download

Server issues abound!

An insiders look at the industry and the art...

If you ever get the chance to listen to Q&A with Jeff Goldsmith podcast, then you know this magazine is a must subscribe. Great together and worth every minute. So happy right now. Christmas seems to have come early.

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  • Size: 16.9 MB
  • Language: English
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  • Frequent/Intense Realistic Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Frequent/Intense Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Frequent/Intense Profanity or Crude Humor

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