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As I’ve started to burrow my way into the industry, I’ve found that I’ve been spending less time writing screenplays and more time writing treatments/sell-sheets/one-pagers/proposals/series bibles. Usually, these are different labels for a very similar sort of thing. Although the different names do sort of suggest a different sort of flavour of what this sort of thing (a bible is probably…Continue Reading “Writing Treatments”

Developing characters for your screenplay.

Some people might think that the natural next step after nailing your premise is to put together a plot. And that’s a legitimate way to go. But I find that I’m creating more organic and meaningful plots when I’ve done some work on the characters who will people the narrative beforehand. Why? Because that way…Continue Reading “The Screenwriting Process – Step 3. Characters”