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Christmas Books

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It occurred to me recently that, despite getting a ton of books for Christmas, I have yet to mention any of them here. 434 more words


Craft books

Apparently there are some writers out there who don’t read. They write. Of course they do. All the time. They work really hard on their writing. 434 more words

Writer's Life

John Truby's Top 25 Screenwriting Lessons

John Truby has taught us a lot about screenwriting and story in our two interviews with him. Here are our Top 25 favorite lessons.

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7 kroków filmowej struktury

Dla tych z was, których zaciekawił wątek filmowej struktury, ale którzy nie mieli jeszcze okazji zobaczyć “Uciekaj!” i nie chcą sobie spoilować (słusznie, kibicuję pierwszym seansom z możliwie małą liczbą cudzych sugestii i interpretacji) poniżej przybliżam 7 kroków wraz z krótkim opisem poszczególnych elementów. 1,106 more words


Sunday League: A 'Save The Cat' Experiment

When the manager of a rough, local, Sunday League football team dies, a repressed vicar steps into his boots and begins a journey to reclaim his joy in life. 1,251 more words

Complaints Book Available

Foreword: On Screenwriting

Rule 1. Don’t publish your first screenplay.

Rule 2. Don’t publish your second screenplay.

Rule 3. Practice makes perfect.

Rule 4. It will never be perfect. 968 more words


Clin d'oeil

‘Faire un clin d’oeil’ – literally to wink, figuratively to give a nod – is to reference another author or artist in a way that pays tribute to his or her work. 315 more words