Jeanne Veillette Bowerman encourages writers to examine their old screenplay feedback, even if it's years old, to see if their writing is really the problem... or something else.
The key to becoming a sought-after screenwriter? Great storytelling. A screenplay is a simple story complexly told. The richness is in the execution.
Subplots add depth and texture to your story. Drew Yanno explores the effective use of subplots in the movie 'Rear Window.'
The first step of screenplay structure requires knowing the dramatic spine of your story. Susan Kouguell offers tips.
So, you reckon your spec screenplay is ready to submit. But how do you know? Bang2write's Lucy V has 11 things for you to check first.
In today's "Writers' Room 101," TV writer Eric Haywood offers a few tips for making the most out of your staffing meetings.
Kathy Berardi explains how making a short film will improve your screenwriting.
In today's "Writers' Room 101," TV writer Eric Haywood breaks down the three primary types of television staffing meetings.
Documentaries are often labelled subjective or objective, but arguably a purely objective documentary does not exist. Susan Kouguell explains why.
Writer and theatrical improviser Brett Wean reveals the five key elements to consider when writing Act One of a screenplay.