All posts tagged "script"
Hollywood’s Four Classic Narrative Types, Part II: Hero Versus the WorldSeptember 12, 2017
The four narrative types established in my previous article, Celebratory, Cautionary, Tragic, and Cynical have one...
What’s In An Eighth? An Assistant Director Explains How to Break a Screenplay Page and Plan ShotsMay 23, 2017
Math is generally reliable, but in the world of moviemaking, not so much. “Five takes” usually...
First Draft: What “Write What You Know” Really MeansAugust 11, 2016
In partnership with Creative Screenwriting and ScreenCraft, “First Draft” is a series on everything to do with screenwriting. Screenplays...
Wisdom Wednesday: Joe Eszterhas’ 10 Golden Rules of ScreenwritingOctober 2, 2013
Legend has it (okay, well, actually it was the Los Angeles Times) that Joe Eszterhas once sold...-&url=https://www.moviemaker.com/joe-eszterhas-ten-golden-rules-of-moviemaking/', 'twitterShare', 'width=626,height=436'); return false;" title="Tweet This Post"> by Joe Eszterhas