Before you start a script, make sure you have one dynamite scene for the second act (that needs your premise to exist)

Most of my advice stems from the premise test. An <ADJECTIVE> <PROTAGONIST TYPE> must <GOAL> or else <STAKES>. They do this by <DOING> and learns <THEME>. It seems simple, but it’s actually a powerful and merciless tool that exposes flawed or incomplete thinking. It’s simplicity covers a lot of complexity and theory, so it’s much... Continue Reading →


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