Scriptwriting

Here I write up techniques and tools I use when writing scripts. This is done after working out the basic story line (see Story and Plot Design).

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MICE Outlining

Another masterclass series from the Writing Excuses podcast that I found interesting on script writing as M.I.C.E. This stands for Milieu (a place or location) Inquiry Character Events The basic premise is that stories are easier to understand when you nest the starting and ending of parts of the story. For example, you can start … More MICE Outlining

Emotional Impact in Scriptwriting

This is my summary of a podcast I found on YouTube (its available on multiple platforms) from “Bulletproof Screenwriting“, an interview with Karl Iglesias (author, teacher, and consultant in scriptwriting). The whole Bulletproof series looks great if you want to learn more about screenwriting (I just subscribed to the podcast myself), but here are my … More Emotional Impact in Scriptwriting