[Video]: Screenwriters – on Writer’s Block

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We have written about how to beat writer’s block before, but when a selection of top screenwriters including John August (Big Fish) and Ted Griffin (Ocean’s Eleven) tackle the topic, we’re listening. The full series of interviews is here. If you liked this, check out more videos about screenwriting or filmmaking. And if you know of a great video on …

Lateral Screenwriting: Sequences

Of the surface approaches to structure that I have looked at, the Sequence method is my method of choice. This is because it offers the writer the ability to manage the story as it is written and keep centered along the way. by Lee Matthias (Continued from Part 2) While its main benefit is in writing the second act, any …

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