CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT IN TV DRAMA

2015-05-07T17:28:07+01:00

I have again blogged for Script here is my latest column: CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT is essential not only to force the engagement of your audience, but also to create and sustain long form narrative in series [...]

CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT IN TV DRAMA2015-05-07T17:28:07+01:00

WRITING YOUR STORY OUT

2015-02-26T17:27:18+00:00

Writers who have worked with me via my services at Scriptadvice.co.uk know that I consider planning and structuring your stories as important as creating them in the first place. Art and artifice go hand in [...]

WRITING YOUR STORY OUT2015-02-26T17:27:18+00:00

SERIES STORY TELLING – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE SUBTEXT

2019-04-12T12:56:22+01:00

Subtext can be found beneath words, gestures, behaviours, actions, and images..... I like being connected and associated with Series and Soaps; for this is where I earned my stripes as it were - my television [...]

SERIES STORY TELLING – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE SUBTEXT2019-04-12T12:56:22+01:00

CONVERSATIONS WITH A STORY TELLER

2014-08-04T14:18:53+01:00

Canadian J Lynn Stapleton is a writer, photographer and Geriatric Care Nurse who follows me on Twitter. She also loves to blog and interview when she can. Here is her recent interview with her friend, [...]

CONVERSATIONS WITH A STORY TELLER2014-08-04T14:18:53+01:00

THE CREATION SPARK

2014-03-18T15:35:53+00:00

 My son has Chicken Pox. He is not at school and as I type this, he watches his favourite Lego-themed DVD; 'Clutch Powers'; Malick The Maligned has stolen  Clutch's father's Creation Spark....I feel a blog coming [...]

THE CREATION SPARK2014-03-18T15:35:53+00:00

STORYLINING; IT’S AN ART

2013-10-08T12:37:50+01:00

There is nothing as frustrating as those times when, in the story lining process, a meaty, potentially dramatic and resonant storyline is not plotted to the fullest extent of it’s potential, and so what the [...]

STORYLINING; IT’S AN ART2013-10-08T12:37:50+01:00

DIALOGUE – THE ESSENTIALS

2013-09-30T12:54:40+01:00

The purpose of dialogue in a drama script may seem obvious; it's the talking bit - right? Of course. But it is also the hardest part of screen writing to get right. This is because [...]

DIALOGUE – THE ESSENTIALS2013-09-30T12:54:40+01:00

IF YOU WANT TO WRITE FOR CINEMA, LEARN TO MULTI-TASK

2013-08-14T08:37:47+01:00

Welcome writer, director, script guru and all round good fellow, Charles Harris to the Script Advice Blog! MULTI-TASKING IN CINEMA Everything in a well-constructed cinema script carries out two, three or even more tasks. There’s [...]

IF YOU WANT TO WRITE FOR CINEMA, LEARN TO MULTI-TASK2013-08-14T08:37:47+01:00

NEWSLETTER 16 – THE SPRING ONE

2013-03-07T16:44:29+00:00

WHAT THE SCRIPT FACTORY SAYS ABOUT SCRIPT ADVICE:"We can heartily recommend Yvonne’s workshops – she unravels television like no one else! www.scriptfactory.co.ukFind out if I can help you with your current project@https://scriptadvice-co-uk.stackstaging.com offering writers mentoring, [...]

NEWSLETTER 16 – THE SPRING ONE2013-03-07T16:44:29+00:00

NEWSLETTER 14

2012-10-10T11:31:03+01:00

WHAT THE SCRIPT FACTORY SAYS ABOUT SCRIPT ADVICE: "We can heartily recommend Yvonne’s workshops – she unravels television like no one else! www.scriptfactory.co.uk Find out if I can help you with your current project@ https://scriptadvice-co-uk.stackstaging.com [...]

NEWSLETTER 142012-10-10T11:31:03+01:00

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