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Video: Scriptwriting with Sean Astin

It kinda looks wrong. A hobbit telling you how to write screenplays. I expect Sean Astin to crack a joke any moment. Still, Sean’s advice is sound and the beginning screenwriter may well take a lesson or two from it. With thanks to Dana Skowrnowski and Adrian Kok.

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