Best of the Web 1 Jul

Story & Structure

:: What Should Be Going On by Act 3?
:: Lessons From Bad Movies
:: Draw Emotions into Black Comedy
:: Script Tip: Direct Conflict
:: Preaching
:: Brave Shows How to Create a Brand New Fairy Tale from Scratch
:: Podcast: Charlie Kaufman, Screenwriting Lecture at BAFTA
:: Pilot Sneak Peeks: A Areat Premise is No Excuse to Cut Corners on Characters

Script Perfection

:: Screenwriting tip from ‪’Brave’
:: What Steve Said – The Learning Curve
:: More Advice for Young Writers
:: A Good Example of a Spec Script
:: Strong Dialogue Can Work in Many Places
:: Script Look: Super Friends – Written for the Market
:: How To Read A Screenplay

Pitching & Selling

:: 10 Rules of Blockbuster Movies that Hollywood Forgot
:: 10 Reasons Why I Pass on Scripts
:: Matching your Idea with the Hollywood Business Model
:: ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Marketing Hits the Streets

Best of the Rest

:: This is What Human Cloning Looked Like in 1900
:: Spider Man Treatment by James Cameron
:: SoundWorks Collection Looks Behind the Sound of Pixar’s ‘Brave’
:: Scorsese Swaps Film for Digital
:: Documentaries to Watch Before You Die
:: Brave Review: Lives up to the Pixar Pedigree
:: 5 Tips For Building the DC Movie Universe

With thanks to Jamie C. and Brooke Trezise.



About the Author

Jamie Campbell

Jamie Campbell is an author, screenwriter, and television addict.Jamie is proud to be an Editor for The Story Department.Her latest series Project Integrate is out now.

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