Structure

May 4, 2012

Cooking a Screenplay: Learning to Mix the Right Ingredients

When writing coverage for scripts, I quite often find myself writing that all of the ingredients are there for a great script, but they weren’t mixed […]
March 29, 2012

What’s Your Motivation? It’s Not That Bad of a Question

A lot of times when people make fun of actors, they’ll ask, “What’s my motivation?” in a very effeminate way. It’s a funny way to poke […]
March 23, 2012

Link to An Article written by David Mamet

This is a really good read for anyone who is struggling with individual scenes. http://www.movieline.com/2010/03/23/david-mamets-memo-to-the-writers-of-the-unit/
February 19, 2012

To a Screenplay, Stucture is Like Oxygen

In 1978, the band Sweet put out one of the last of their 13 top-20 hits and the last to reach the top-10. Their hits included […]