Documentaries

 Tom Stempel

Understanding Screenwriting #157

Understanding Screenwriting #157

Tom Stempel on Personal Shopper, Colossal, Five Came Back, Their Finest, The Intervention, The Son, and the season finale of Big Little Lies.

Tom Stempel on Personal Shopper, Colossal, Five Came Back, Their Finest, The Intervention, The Son, and the season finale of Big Little Lies.

 Alan Goforth

What is Documentary Writing?

What is Documentary Writing?

In the second of our series on documentaries we interview Robert Greene, the filmmaker behind the Sundance Award-winning film Kate Plays Christine, to explore writing for documentaries, and what fiction and documentary makers can learn from one another.

In the second of our series on documentaries we interview Robert Greene, the filmmaker behind the Sundance Award-winning film Kate Plays Christine, to explore writing for documentaries, and what fiction and documentary makers can learn from one another.

 John Davis

“The first duty is not to be boring.” Louis Theroux on My Scientology Movie

“The first duty is not to be boring.” Louis Theroux on My Scientology Movie

In the first of our series of articles on documentaries, Louis Theroux discusses the attraction of the weird and the dark, shaping the story, and finding the right questions.

In the first of our series of articles on documentaries, Louis Theroux discusses the attraction of the weird and the dark, shaping the story, and finding the right questions.


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Richard Walters