Posts tagged "story"

Are You Movie Literate?

Are You Movie Literate?
“Watching a lot of movies won’t make you movie literate.” Thus began the argument between my sister, a writer, and myself, a filmmaker. “If you really want to train yourself to understand movies you should read a lot of screenplays.” Her argument was sound: reading more screenplays would train my inner eye to interpret words on... Read more »

The Anti Social Network

It was my sister, my working-on-her-masters-in-professional-writing sister, who brought home a copy of the screenplay for “The Social Network” for me to read. “This is really well written,” she told me by way  of recommendation. I was excited to read it; I hadn’t seen the film yet but the consensus I heard from people who... Read more »