Hollywood’s Best Screenwriters Share Tips On How To Write An Awesome Movie
Buzz Feed’s Jordan Zakarin has put together an absolutely gigantic screenwriting resource featuring some of the hottest screenwriters working today. Each writer shares advice and tips on how to write and awesome movie. The article is full of fascinating discussions on getting ideas, structure, knowing your characters, writing dialogue, screenwriting rules, rewrites and more!
Here’s a rundown of the screenwriter’s included in the feature:
“Richard Linklater (Boyhood, Before Sunrise trilogy, Dazed and Confused); Paul Feig (Freaks and Geeks, Bridesmaids, The Heat); Diablo Cody (Juno, Young Adult); Richard Curtis (Love Actually, About Time, Four Weddings and a Funeral); Nicole Holofcener (Enough Said, Please Give); Michael Weber and Scott Neustadter (500 Days of Summer, The Spectacular Now); David Wain (Wet Hot American Summer, Role Models); Rian Johnson (Looper, Brick); Jeff Nichols (Mud, Take Shelter); Lake Bell (In A World); David Gordon Green (Prince Avalanche, Pineapple Express); Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha); Mark and Jay Duplass (Jeff Who Lives At Home, Cyrus); Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (The Descendants, The Way, Way Back); and Brian Koppelman (Rounders, Oceans Thirteen)” (Courtesy of Buzz Feed)