Story tricks from Spielberg’s BFG

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

Words of Wisdom from Steven Spielberg

In honor of our own graduating class for Hollins ’16, take a look/listen to Steven Spielberg delivering the commencement address for the graduating class at Harvard University.

“I started paying attention and my intuition kicked in,” … “I want to be clear that your intuition is different from your conscience. Your conscience shouts, ‘Here’s what you should do,’ while your intuition whispers, ‘Here’s what you could do.’ Listen to that. Nothing will define your character more.”

Check out the rest of the speech here – Spielberg Commencement Address