Writers on Writing

Writers on Writing series explores the process professional screenwriters use to craft a screenplay, find a movie idea, work with a writing partner to get an idea from script to screen.

Writers on Writing: Higher Ground

Throughout my career, I routinely wrote without anyone’s feedback other than the occasional editor. Writing a screenplay demands collaboration. Because the screenplay is an adaptation of a memoir, voiceover seemed a logical device to me, but one of the readers objected, explaining that voiceover told him what to think and he...

Writers on Writing: Lucky

Thrice Emmy®-nominated for his work on SNL, Kent Sublette knows comedy writing. But in his feature Lucky, starring Colin Hanks and Jeffrey Tambor, Sublette's humor goes dark.