Week 16 16-22/05/2016 # Unexpected Help

– 3 min – Just when you’re feeling a little out and blue about the progress, because of course I do feel that a little, even though I say I don’t mind, you’re browsing through the screenwriting group on FB and the questions people ask, which I also learn tons from and articles they post,… Continue reading Week 16 16-22/05/2016 # Unexpected Help

Week 15 09-15/05/2016 # The Subtext Of That Text

– 4 min – A few weeks back someone asked a question in the screenwriting group about subtext and that he was having trouble understanding it or find examples of it. I didn’t respond to it myself, but started thinking if I remembered correctly what that was, after reading some vague comments about it. And… Continue reading Week 15 09-15/05/2016 # The Subtext Of That Text

Week 14 02-08/05/2016 # The More You Know

– 2 min – This week I watched a few movies that couldn’t be more different. I watched Tokyo Story (1953), The Pianist (2002), Indiana Jones & The Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1981) and Unforgiven (1992) all for the first time, The Wizard Of Oz (1939) for a second or third time and for… Continue reading Week 14 02-08/05/2016 # The More You Know

Week 13 25/04-01/05/2016 # A Bump In The Road Or…Not?

– 3 min – They say that there are only so many stories around. When browsing the internet about this, different things come up about it. From only 7 basic plots (Christopher Booker) to only 36 dramatic situations (Carlos Gozzi, Georges Polti). Also I once heard or read that ideas simply ‘float in the air’,… Continue reading Week 13 25/04-01/05/2016 # A Bump In The Road Or…Not?