Nearly everything I’ve ever read on the subject of ‘theme’ in relation to screenwriting has felt either confusing or impractical.
What does theme mean? How should we understand it? 335 more words
Learning the craft of screenwriting involves… well… everything. That includes something as basic as this: How to write scene description. You know, all those pesky nouns, adjectives, and verbs we use to convey action. 178 more words
EXCLUSIVE: Chad Hayes and Carey Hayes, best known for writing New Line Cinema’s global box office horror hits The Conjuring and The Conjuring 2, have moved to CAA from WME. 113 more words
The folks at ScreenCraft sat down to discuss how Stephen Spielberg introduces characters and create suspense sequences with focus on film Jurassic Park. The T-Rex scene is used to dissect how Spielberg set up the scenes and paid them off later in the film.
Full article here: Suspense Sequences
The WGA West has announced a call for submissions for its 2016-17 TV Writer Access Project. The program is open to guild members who are minorities, women, LGBT, disabled and/or over age 55. 101 more words