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The Psychology Of Creativity For Screenwriters

The Psychology Of Creativity For Screenwriters

Screenwriters, and all creatives for that matter, frequently grapple with the constant and tiring task of – creating. We have all suffered from writers’ block, a lack of inspiration and motivation, or a paucity of good ideas at some point in our careers. Self-flagellation and self-doubt don’t help. They cause stress and anxiety which stifle […]

 Brianne Hogan

10 Tips and Tricks to Boost Screenwriting Creativity

10 Tips and Tricks to Boost Screenwriting Creativity

Got writers’ block? Not sure what scene to write next? Not in the mood… to write? Waiting for inspiration to strike? Sound all too familiar? These questions have passed through the minds of most screenwriters at some point. While it is true that most professional screenwriters aren’t afforded the luxury of writers’ block or the […]

 Alexander Robb

How Much Creative Risk Should Screenwriters Take?

How Much Creative Risk Should Screenwriters Take?

The delicate balance between art and commerce is often a factor in every screenwriter’s work. If every screenplay always played it safe, where how would filmmakers like David Lynch, David Cronenberg or Yorgos Lanthimos be? Would The Shape Of Water have ever been produced, let alone win an Academy Award? Where would the film industry […]

 Matthew Kalil

Find Your Authentic Screenwriting Voice To Make Your Film Script Stand Out

Find Your Authentic Screenwriting Voice To Make Your Film Script Stand Out

A photo recently did the rounds on the online screenwriting community. It depicted piles of screenplays stacked up to the ceiling, dumped in the corner of some bland Hollywood Studio office. These hundreds of movie scripts were waiting to be sent to script readers. The idea behind the meme was that there are loads of film scripts […]