March 26, 2017

The Hero’s Journey

Just a reminder. Thank you, Christopher Vogler
November 26, 2016

Three Mistakes Screenwriters Make With Subplots

I read a script for a client recently that had a lot of good things going for it. I enjoyed the story, I liked the characters […]
September 22, 2016

Film Noir and the Production Code: An Unlikely Alliance

For more than four decades the Production Code, otherwise known as the Hays code, controlled the content of American films. It was established in 1930 by […]
September 1, 2016

3-Act Structure in a Sequence – Jaws

A few weeks ago, I blogged about a scene from Children of Men in which the scene was structured in 3 perfect acts. Certainly finding or […]