by Fin Wheeler Screenplays aren’t static, they’re a fluid thing. They change from draft to draft. An ability to rewrite and to listen to, take, and incorporate feedback is what separates professional screenwriters from the rest. In an interview, Joss Whedon was asked about feedback and whether a screenwriter should
I write to give myself strength. I write to be the characters that I am not. I write to explore all the things I’m afraid of.
The Avengers script was written by Joss Whedon.
If you love Joss Whedon (the way I do) you’ll love his take on Wonder Woman. Whedon wrote this Wonder Woman script in 2006. It is not the script for the film by the same name set to come out in 2017.
The way a musical can make us feel is unlike anything else, in song and particularly in dance. I think people fly through plate-glass windows when they get shot because movies don’t have dance scenes any more. This is what we do instead.
Absolutely eat dessert first. The thing that you want to do the most, do that.
The Writer: Joss Whedon is one of the most inventive writer/directors working in Hollywood today. He’s known for his strong female characters, his love of monsters, and the clever way he mashes genres together to create compelling, highly entertaining stories. Joss is the creative mind behind such cult classic TV shows
Limitations are something that I latch onto – like working in genre, or if you’re writing TV, there are act breaks, there’s a length of time it’s supposed to be. The restrictions of budget and sets can be really useful. When you can have everything, it’s very hard to make
The Cabin in the Woods was written by Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard.
Always be yourself… unless you suck.