First Draft

  • First Draft: How to Cut the Fat from Your Screenplays

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a series on everything to do with screenwriting. “When your story is ready for rewrite,...

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    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a series on everything to do with screenwriting, written by the team at ScreenCraft. Every...

  • First Draft: 10 Creative Screenwriting Rewriting Strategies

    In partnership with Creative Screenwriting and ScreenCraft, we present “First Draft,” a series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, first published by Creative Screenwriting...

  • First Draft: How Emotion and Human Behavior Come Together in Good Screenwriting

    In partnership with Creative Screenwriting and ScreenCraft, we present “First Draft,” a series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, first published by Creative Screenwriting...

  • Is It Time To Show Someone Your Screenplay? Five Ways To Know You’re Ready

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting.   Producers, consultants, directors, actors, contest...

  • First Draft: How to Get Over Your Worst Screenwriting Phobias

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, written by the team...

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    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, written by the team...

  • First Draft: Five Tips for Better World-Building in Your Film

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, written by the team...

  • First Draft: Seven Things to Check Off Before Submitting a Screenplay

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, written by the team...

  • First Draft: Is Joseph Campbell’s The Hero’s Journey Dead in Screenwriting Today?

    In partnership with the blog ScreenCraft, we’re publishing “First Draft,” a fortnightly series on everything to do with screenwriting. New articles, written by the team...