July 13, 2016

3-Act Structure in a Scene – Children of Men

Anyone who has followed this blog with any amount of regularity knows that I am an advocate of proper structure in screenplays, especially if you’re an […]
April 17, 2016

Character/Story/Theme: The Holy Trinity of Screenwriting

Much ink and many pixels have been spent over the years over how to write a quality screenplay. Many people with more experience than I have […]
February 25, 2016

The Act 2-Act 3 Transition: Three Reasons it Trips People Up

As screenwriters of varying experience and success, we’ve all heard over and over again about 3-Act structure. I’ve written about the importance of structure in this […]
January 27, 2016

Dean DuBlois on Screenwriting

Dean DuBlois has directed such memorable animated features as Lilo & Stitch, How To Train Your Dragon and How To Train Your Dragon 2. The following […]