THE SCRIPT COMES LAST It’s really important to know your story before you start formatted pages. That’s why having a detailed story outline can be so important.
YOUR STORY NEVER SLEEPS Don’t waste page time, screen time—or your reader’s time. Good scripts keep things moving forward to the climax.
FEEDBACK YOU CAN USE Why did I listen to my family about my screenplay or how I learned to show my 1st draft to the right people—even if they’re not in the film business.
ACTION STRUCTURE If you can’t just pitch your story in a quick paragraph, it’s unlikely you’ll be able to write it. Here’s a method for creating a document that gives a clear overview of your whole story.