This week’s focus is on dialogue once again, and I finally got around to watching Yorgos Lanthimos’ extraordinary The Killing of a Sacred Deer, so this felt like an ideal candidate for this particular topic.
Thoughts on reading chapter 14: ‘Characterisation and Dialogue’ of Screen Language: From Film Writing to Film Making by Cherry Potter. I … More
The chapter ‘Exploring the duality of a screenplay narrative’ in Craig Batty’s Movies that Move Us: Screenwriting and the Power of … More
In Steven Price’s A History of the Screenplay, chapter 11, he discusses the ways scripts, or scenarios, or indeed outlines have … More
In Robin Mukherjee’s The Art of Screenplays: A Writer’s Guide, I found the chapter entitled ‘Ideas’ very useful. Making notes of small … More
Having read the chapter Auteur Theory in Screenwriting: History, Theory and Practice by Steven Maras, here are some thoughts on the subject. … More