A story that grabs readers' attention must have a striking beginning and great plot. Paula Landry examines story through the lens of the movie, ELF, starring Will Farrell.
Paul Peditto discusses the Linus Blanket as part of Structure and outlining in the screenwriting process.
Paul Peditto discusses the process of outlining, from Syd Field on down, and asks if outlining is right for you.
Question: What are the industry standard do’s and don’ts of screenwriting? As a producer, script consultant, and former VP Development for production companies at Sony, Universal and Disney — I have read thousands of scripts over the years and have had to make the distinction between those that exhibit a high...