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23b. It Follows: How to write seamless scenes

From Zero to Hero: Write Your Short in 30 Days • 4m 38s

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  • 24. Who likes short shorts?

    We know the prospect of writing a short film only two minutes long may not be hugely exciting – but we do urge you to consider it. A 90-second movie can help draw attention to your talents. If a film can prompt big emotions, unique thoughts, or bust a gut with laughter in such a short duration, i...

  • 25. Be a writer – not a director.

    Instead of making yourself look amateurish by inserting camera angles or shot suggestions on every page, trust the director to know exactly where to put the camera. As a screenwriter, your opinions on direction will likely hold little influence to the final cut anyways. Keep those ideas off the p...

  • 26. Polished perfection: How your scr...

    Avoid being discarded immediately by decision makers reading your script by following these rules to a tee. Think of your script as the ultimate sales pitch for your talent. So present it as perfectly as possible to ensure that someone, somewhere will be desperate to snap it up.