Video: Brian McDonald (with Warren Etheredge)

Just when I had given up all hope on finding fresh, insightful videos on screenwriting and storytelling,

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The 3 P’s Of A Screenplay Disaster [beyond structure]

Until effective screenwriting techniques become second nature, there is just too much to keep in mind

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Write Your World (2)

Hopefully my last article encouraged a few writers, far to fearful of accidentally directing, to use the power of scenic description to bravely walk their characters out of empty rooms and into the wider world. by Margaret M. MacDonald. But does your scenic description flow with the rest of your script or does it sit … Read more

Best o/t Web 19 Jun

Story & Structure :: Saw myself some Super 8 :: 10 ways at looking at The Dark Knight :: Theme vs territory :: What kind of story are you writing? Script Perfection :: Screenwriting Tips: Subvert expectations | Network :: Outlines aren’t essential :: Healthy perfectionism Pitching & Selling :: Networking :: Spec script sale: Bastards :: How to break into TV and other questions Best … Read more

The Judges: Week 21

The Judges

10 judges review two short synopses from films that are currently in development. The objective is to all (that includes us judges) learn from the exercise. Please comment on our comments! photo credit: swanksalot If you have an opinion on any of these synopses or the feedback from the judges, please share it with us in … Read more