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Structure and Breaking In: An Interview with Syd Field

From the digital archives of ‘Script Magazine,’ we bring you a past interview of Syd Field.  Screenwriting “Guru” Syd Field sits down with Script Magazine to share his knowledge on story structure and discuss the difficult task of breaking in the industry. Ask screenwriters what the fundamental structure of a feature screenplay is and they’re...

Ruth Atkinson

Screenwriting Website of the Week: Ruth Atkinson

This week ScriptMag celebrates screenwriting consultant Ruth Atkinson’s website. Ruth Atkinson is a Los Angeles-based script consultant and story editor with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of the film and television business. Films Ruth has consulted on have won awards and been distributed around the world including The Perfect Family starring...

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Screenwriting Website of the Week: Script Secrets

This week’s Screenwriting Website of the Week is Script Secrets, a fantastic website created by produced screenwriter William Martell. Bill not only provides daily Script Tips, he also has incredible resources on the site: links to classes, books, and even scripts. Check out Script Secrets today, and don’t forget to follow Bill on Twitter...