Screenwriting advice can seem random, contradictory, even useless. Barri Evins gives guidance on which guidelines to listen to and those you should pretend you never heard.
Script’s feature gives aspiring scribes the chance to have their scenes evaluated by master screenwriters. Bill Kelly and Michael Seitzman give tips on elevating tension, characters and conflict.
Does your story deliver? Barri Evins’ pointers on how to ensure you don’t disappoint your reader or your audience by fulfilling the promise of your story.
Doug Richardson gives great tips for fixing bad dialogue and elevating your dialogue to a professional level.
Need help writing realistic dialogue? Paul Peditto describes an overheard dialogue exercise for screenwriting.
Consider me intrigued by faith-based screenwriting. How do you align real-life dialogue and tough character situations with family-based Christian films?
Paul Peditto discusses methods of deepening characters and character arcs.
Dave Trottier, AKA Dr. Format, discusses proper screenplay format when dealing with action and dialogue.
Cheryl Laughlin talks with Hush Money's Terrell Lamont about the ins and outs of screenwriting for microbudget films and how to make every scene work double time.
Dull dialogue is deadly. Barri Evins explains how to create dialogue that is a vibrant element of your story, works in harmony with description, and elevates the entire script.