[Video]: David Goyer on Reinventing Superman


How do you make us care about a character who is invulnerable? In an on-set interview with the prolific action writer/producer (Man of Steel, The Dark Knight Trilogy, Blade), David S Goyer recounts how he used his own life experiences to forge humanizing connections with a seemingly untouchable protagonist. . If you liked this, check … Read more

[Video]: Baz Luhrmann’s Gatsby


Australia’s legendary writer-director Baz Luhrmann (Romeo + Juliet, Moulin Rouge, Australia) discusses family life, reinventing the classics through unlocking inner voice, and what it means to desire the untouchable. . If you liked this, check out more videos about screenwriting or filmmaking. And if you know of a great video on Screenwriting, let us know … Read more

Best of the Web 19 May

Story & Structure :: Character Growth :: Writing Effective Transitions :: 10 Screenwriting Tips You Can Learn From Misery :: Surprise Amateur Wednesday – Keep Us Safe :: Script to Screen: “10 Things I Hate About You” :: Making Everyone on Earth Happy All At Once Script Perfection :: That Screenplay Thing I Do :: … Read more

Best of the Web 5 May

Story & Structure :: Exposition :: Storytelling Strategies: The Puzzle in Silver Linings Playbook :: Know Who You Are Writing For :: Some Thoughts on the Legends of Villainy :: How to Write a Screenplay – Right Now! :: Interview: ‘Oblivion’ Director Joseph Kosinski on Sci-Fi Filmmaking :: Character Arcs (or the lack thereof) and … Read more