by Angela Bourassa (@angelabourassa1) I recently had the opportunity to test drive a new outlining tool for screenwriters called Prewrite. Spoiler alert: it’s pretty great. (Full disclosure: I am not being paid for this review and I don’t get any sort of kickbacks if you sign up. I was, however, given a free lifetime membership... Continue Reading →
by Fin Wheeler What’s an outline? Why should you write one? And how will it save you time? First comes the basic development: your premise and characters, your story and the plot of your spec. The next step is to beat out your story. You should end up with a list of all the significant plot... Continue Reading →
The first sentence can’t be written until the final sentence is written.
I discovered this site today while looking for articles about how to beat out a script. It's called beatsheetcentral.com and its simply a collection of user-generated beat sheets for famous movies and television shows.