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WGA Award Winners 2016 (Full list)

Film Folk!

The Writers Guild of America (WGA) Awards 2016 winners have been announced. The list is as follows:

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

SPOTLIGHT
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Raindance Screenwriting Workshop

Last month I ran an “Introduction to Screenwriting” Workshop for Raindance Vancouver.  The feedback on the workshop is in and it looks like taking a practical approach to the material was just what the doctor ordered. 348 more words

Breaking Bad opening 10: No. of Scenes.

We’re analyzing the opening 10 minutes of Breaking Bad.

But before we analyze each scene, let’s see how many scenes are in the opening ten minutes and each scene’s length. 256 more words

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Stacey Dash - Right, Wrong, or Clueless?

Stacey Dash made headlines this week for disparaging “racist” activities such as the airing of the B.E.T. Awards and the celebration of Black History Month. Although she has been vilified as a cooning, sell-out, Uncle Tom figure, I want to try to take her statements seriously. 768 more words

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Breaking Bad post 1. Opening Shots.

We’re exploring the opening 10 minutes of Breaking Bad.

John Truby described it as

one of the best dramas in the history of television.

So how do the writers and series creator Vince Gilligan draw us in?

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