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10 Extra Facts about Peaky Blinders

Here are some extra posts exploring the opening 10 mins of Steven Knight’s superb historical crime series Peaky Blinders.

1.The Rise of a King… 59 more words


Peaky Blinders Opening 10 Minutes.

So, we’re finally coming to the end of our study of the opening 10 minutes of Peaky Blinders (Season 1, Episode 1).

In the opening 10 minutes there are 12 scenes. 175 more words


Peaky Blinders Opening 10 minutes: Scene 5.

I’m just putting the finishing touches to this series of posts exploring the opening ten minutes of Peaky Blinders.

I realized that the Opening 10 minutes has 12 scenes, and I had analyzed every scene except scene 5. 92 more words


Welcoming Amazon Storywriter

Thank you, Amazon. I’m impressed. This time more than ever before. (And I haven’t even seen The Man In The High Castle yet.)

A couple of hours ago, an e-mail popped up in my inbox under the subject line “Announcing Amazon Storywriter.” The link took me onto a web-based word processor specifically designed for professional screenplay format. 475 more words


Friday Night Think Tank: A Nightmare on Friday the 13th

Happy Friday the 13th, Modern Philosophers!

Hope none of you had a surprise visit from Jason Voorhees today.  He tends to get a bit…oh what’s the word…homicidal when the thirteenth of the month falls on a Friday. 791 more words


So you have an idea for a movie…

A couple months back, an old friend asked me for some advice…

Is there any value to a REALLY good idea for a blockbuster film that has not been made? 973 more words


Short Script Collaboration: Audrey's Knickers

Knickers: (N) \nikərz\

Def: A woman’s or girl’s underpants (which may or may not have magical properties).

So recently my dear friend Gillian Hay  (link to her Spotlight page) 188 more words