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26. Polished perfection: How your script should look

From Zero to Hero: Write Your Short in 30 Days • 5m 25s

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  • 27. The cutting room: Handling rewrites

    You’ve poured your blood, sweat, and tears into this little beauty. You want to ensure the end result is just as masterful as you envisioned when the idea occurred to you.

    Be vicious, be merciless, and be smart with that screenwriting scalpel. Making those essential cuts can make for a killer ...

  • 28. Beg, steal, or borrow a proofreader.

    Proofreading is key, as obvious errors in your script could prevent a reader from wanting to engage any further with it. It’s apparent if your screenplay hasn’t been proofread, and that comes across as lazy.

    Take the time and effort to proofread. Your script deserves to be perfect, and the pe...

  • 29. Pride comes before a fall: Every ...

    Be careful to choose the correct people to entrust this fragile bambino of a script to. It might be easier on your ego to give it to folk who will heap nothing but unconstructive praise upon it, but that won’t allow this baby to grow.

    You want readers who’ll let you know if a line is a little ...