The Wizard of Oz

BREAKING IN: Dream, Vision, or Fantasy?

One of the screenplay errors that Staton Rabin sees again and again demonstrates many writers don’t understand the differences between and among dreams, visions and fantasies. There’s a big difference between keeping your audience guessing about what’s coming next and confusing the heck of them.

Breaking In: Tips for Writing Children’s Films

There’s really no such thing as a children’s film or a kids' book. There are just good movies and bad movies, good books and badly written books. And that is the most important secret of writing movies or books that children, tweens, or teens can enjoy. If you want to write...