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I think if I’ve worked anything through with screenwriting it’s that I’m not going to be able to work anything through.
I don’t know what the hell a third act is.
Charlie Kaufman is one of my screenwriting heroes. People either hate his movies or love them, and I fall into the latter category.
In this recent interview, Kaufman offers his perspective on screenwriting and the business of film.
I know he’s not exactly everyone’s cup of tea, but I think Charlie Kaufman is an absolute genius. Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Adaptation, Being John Malcovich — all brilliant.