Learn why character introductions are a vital part of showcasing your skills as a writer, and how great ones pull readers deeper into the world you're creating.
Paul Peditto discusses the making of his film 'Jane Doe,' starring Calista Flockhart.
Shawn Tolleson discusses clearing clutter in your life, making room for change, and asking, what can to let go of.
Screenwriter and professor Brad Riddell lists ten rules for giving and receiving script notes.
Breaking up is hard to do - how to use romantic conflict for greater drama in comedies or tragedies. Pamela Jaye Smith and Monty Hayes McMillan gives tips on bringing romantic tragedy to the screen.
Shawn Tolleson gives tips on how to refocus and reconnect to your dream career when you're feeling overwhelmed.
Interspecies Love is an excellent story device through which to make observations on and suggestions for the way we humans treat each other. It is also a clever way to portray the more animal-like aspects of our human nature.
Love of animals can reveal character, help create emotion and character arcs. Animals can add charm, loyalty, and a different point of view to your story.
Clive Davies-Frayne explains how screenwriters can learn from Banksy's attitude to the relationship between creation and money.
Wendy Kram explains how great screenplay writing has dialogue that is authentic and filled with subtext as opposed to exposition.