Spielberg is an icon and a legend for good reason. Shanee Edwards with ScreenwritingU Magazine dissects the film to study seven story tricks screenwriters can use when creating children’s films.
Read the full article here: Spielberg gets all Spielbergian on The BFG: 7 great story tricks we learned from the cinematic giant
Ken Miyamoto from ScreenCraft breaks down the Disney film Zootopia to extract and discuss three big lessons for screenwriters to use in their stories.
Read full article here: Three Screenwriting Lessons that Disney’s “Zootopia” Can Teach Screenwriters
This is arguably one of the best things I’ve ever run into. One writer did something quite clever and brilliant, instead of asking for photos with the renowned creators they met, they collected pieces of advice written on a notecard. That collection of notecards has been compiled into a website full of words or wisdom, encouragement, and necessary butt-kickings from the creators of your favorite work. Read up and get inspired. And don’t forget to eat lunch 🙂
See full website here: Their Writing Cards
Christopher Osterndorf with Script Lab uses the summer 2017 film Baby Driver as a model to discuss how to incorporate music into your screenplays.
Read full article here: Screenwriting 101: How to Incorporate Music in your Screenplay
Have you ever wondered what a key grip does or why there’s a need for boom operator? This video will help explain exactly what everyone on a film set does. And the reason the credits list is so long is because it takes LOTS of someones to make a film.
Watch This Video Explaining What Everyone in The Movie Credits Actually Does
Meredith Alloway talks with Filmmaker Magazine and other filmmakers about what to do when the film is all done.
Read the full article here: I’ve Made a Film. I’m Exhausted. Now What?
John Turturro sat down with the folks at MovieMaker magazine to discuss the biggest lessons he’s learned working on both sides of the camera.
Full article here: John Turturro: Things I’ve Learned as a Moviemaker