Susan Kouguell, award-winning screenwriter and filmmaker and screenwriting teacher at SUNY College at Purchase gives advice on writing dialogue that's truthful.
Jon James Miller challenges writers of action thrillers to make them a film-going experience the audience will feel in their bones.
Bob Verini sits down with Xavier Dolan, screenwriter and filmmaker, to talk about the inception and process for latest film, 'Mommy.'
Jeanne Veillette Bowerman explains how to write a screenplay that sells itself. The secret is right in front of you and absolutely achievable.
Writer and theatrical improviser Brett Wean shares how the art of improv can help screenwriters discover their artistic voice.
You've dabbled in short films, but now you want to take the next challenge. Dan Goforth discusses how to make the move from directing shorts to feature films.
Drew Yanno discusses the ins and outs of writing the buddy picture.
Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! We all know that great writing comes from great rewriting. And that second acts are where the real writers live. All that’s true. So very true. But it’s also true that we can all be guilty of nursing a labor of love script to...
Characters are engines that drive ideas into story. Each of the five major character types plays a specific role in that process. First is THE PROTAGONIST.
Jon James Miller explains how you have to understand the intellectual property of your story to expand beyond a spec screenplay into a potential miniseries, TV show or more.