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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”

How to outline your screenplay.

So. You’ve got your inspiration, your premise, all your characters sorted. Surely now, you can jump into writing the actual damn screenplay? As Shia LaBeouf would say: “No, no, no, no, NO!” Now is the time to outline. Nothing has improved the speed and quality of my writing than learning the importance of creating an…Continue Reading “The Screenwriting Process – Step 4. Outline”