With so many screenwriting experts out there, whom should you believe? Jeanne Veillette Bowerman challenges you to not drink the Kool-Aid and gives tips on navigating conflicting advice.
Screenwriter Jose Prendes encourages writer not to fear the blank page. The 'Fade In' is a call to a battle that you must not shrink away from!
Dave Trottier, AKA Dr. Format, explains although you often hear the advice to avoid flashbacks, they’re perfectly legitimate if used properly.
A professional, WGA Writer bats around the logistical question of the protagonist also being the antagonist in a script. Can a hero also be the villain?
Script Angel's Hayley McKenzie helps you discover if you really need every scene in your script.
Updating fables is a brainstorming technique that involves taking a famous or obscure work from literature or the movies and making it contemporary.
Paul Peditto examines how to improve scene construction and dialogue through a uniquely Chicago-style approach.
Screenwriter and professor Brad Riddell discusses why feature writers should consider writing and producing short scripts.
Susan Kouguell examines the Western genre by taking a closer look at 'The Salvation' and 'Unforgiven'.
What are your goals is the most important questions a writer can ask. Not just of their protagonist, antagonist and every single one of their supporting characters…but of themselves.