Directing Through Punctuation, Part 3.

Backwards and forwards.  As we continue our exploration of how to use punctuation in the narrative description of a screenplay, don’t forget the example we’re looking using. It’s from the first page of Shane Black’s 2005 directorial debut, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang: The girl starts to SCREAM. SHRIEKING.  Writhing in agony.  Tears streaming.  Harold stares … More Directing Through Punctuation, Part 3.

4 Tips for Great Screenwriting

It’s summer, let’s review! Screenwriting is hard work.  Especially when sunshine and warm weather outside beckon.  If you don’t love the writing process, it’s hard to stay focused.  Applying your imagination, creativity and patience on a daily basis requires discipline and determination. It can be a lonely pursuit.  Sometimes no more lonely then when you’re … More 4 Tips for Great Screenwriting