Got Outlines? Yes, outlining can be a pain or the greatest tool in your writer kit. I made a little video about how to outline fast for Script Summit. Now that it's over, I'm sharing it with you! Happy outlining!... Continue Reading →
Dan Harmon is the creative force behind Community, and he uses a modified Hero's Journey to structure all of his episodes. I originally found a great article about his process through Screencraft, but the original interview is from Wired. I've... Continue Reading →
If you are in need of a quick and useful guide on how to breakdown a TV script by acts, you're in luck! The talented people at Screencraft have done it for you! The Screenwriter's Simple Guide to Formatting Television... Continue Reading →
This video gets a standing ovation! Kudos and thanks to Michael Arndt (screenwriter of Little Miss Sunshine, Toy Story 3, Star Wars: The Force Awakens), producer Misa Dayson and everyone that worked on the film. It's a MUST SEE! If... Continue Reading →
Outlining is a big thing for working screenwriters, and it can spark many debates about the right way and wrong way to look at screenplay structure. However, we've got a simple rule to get it right --- go to the... Continue Reading →
From the Screenwriting Pitfalls List #3: Bad Structure I’ve been reading a lot of scripts, lately, and something keeps standing out. The scripts have a solid Act One, but they fall apart in Act Two and derail in Act Three.... Continue Reading →
With over 50 shows, Screenwriters Beat offers free videos covering all the stuff you need to know about breaking into screenwriting and advancing your career from a panel of working screenwriters.
Click the YouTube icon to get started watching, learning and laughing along with our panel.