Best of the Web 25 Nov

Story & Structure

:: Screenplay Review – Somnia
:: Twit-Pitch Review – Ring Of Liar
:: Daily Dialogue ‘Breaking the 4th Wall’
:: Jury Duty & the Screenwriter
:: Back to the Future Beat Sheet
:: ARGO’s Effective Use of Creative License

Script Perfection

:: Learning from the Three Page Challenge
:: Take Sound into Account in Your Script
:: And You Call Yourself a Writer?
:: Knowing When to Give Up on a Script
:: Writing Groups for Screenwriters
:: How Long to Write a Script?
:: Have a Driving Reason to Write
:: Great Character: Rod Tidwell (“Jerry Maguire”)

Pitching & Selling

:: Get A Hollywood Studio To Green Light Your Picture, In 29 Easy Steps
:: 2012 Spec Market Scorecard

Best of the Rest

:: Watch P.T.Anderson’s Work Through 5 Stedicam Shots
:: 20 Brilliant Filmmakers on Why They Make Movies
:: Who Pays For Stunt Casting and Other Answers
:: Lee Unkrich Discusses How PIXAR Became So Awesome
:: Adapting Yann Martel’s Life of Pi
:: The Wachowskis & Tom Tykwer About Their Work as Directors
:: Do You Remember Mr Blobby? On The Big Fat Quiz of the 90s
:: Black Friday Discounts at The Writer’s Store
:: Part of Something Larger Than Ourselves
:: Toys R Us Franchise Now Gender Neutral. Will Kids Shows Follow Next?

With thanks to Jamie Campbell 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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