I’m starting daily discussions on ScriptMag’s Facebook page with “Question of the Day”.
Let’s kick today off with one about scenes:
QUESTION of the day: Let’s talk scenes. What are the essential elements in each scene, and how do you determine if it should be cut or not during the rewrite?
For me, a scene has to accomplish the following:
- Advance the story
- Add conflict
- Add exposition
- Start late, leave early
Head over to our FB page and share your thoughts!