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Constructing Better Screenplay Scenes

Constructing Better Screenplay Scenes

Screenwriting is one of the most economical forms of storytelling. A scene should act as a self-contained unit with a distinct beginning, middle, and an end. Think of scenes as cells in a living organism. It is essential that screenwriters understand that every scene must do at least one of these four things: reveal character […]

 Dan Hoffmann

5 Tools For You To Write Gripping Screenplay Scenes

5 Tools For You To Write Gripping Screenplay Scenes

Forget structure. Forget character. Forget concept.  Your screenplay is nothing but scenes. So, if your scenes don’t stand out as original or memorable, no one will remember your story, your characters, your concept or your script, long enough to read it. So, if your protagonist is fired after being called into his boss´s office; or if […]