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Writers and their typewriters

Posted by J N on 7th January 2014  /   No Comments

Tennessee is my favourite  

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PIXAR – 22 rules of storytelling analysed

Posted by J N on 31st May 2013  /   No Comments

Pixar22RulesAnalyzed An interesting analysis in the form of a pdf looking closely at the 22 rules of Storytelling by Pixar that has been flying around. Enclosed below is the original info graphic created by Emma …

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Lies v Truth – how to get to the truth of a story by telling lies

Posted by J N on 30th May 2013  /   No Comments

Chris Atkins talk at TED X Ealing is a revealing alternative to finding your story. It questions what we should believe in.

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What you have to offer is you.

Posted by J N on 15th April 2013  /   No Comments

A Charlie Kaufman inspired piece from his BAFTA Screenwriter Lecture series.

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TORN – the mood board

Posted by J N on 19th January 2013  /   No Comments

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16 Fantastic Behind The Scenes Of Photos From Famous Films

Posted by J N on 15th January 2013  /   No Comments

16 photos and insights of blockbuster favourites from So Bad So Good blog. http://sobadsogood.com/2013/03/14/16-rare-behind-the-scenes-of-photos-from-famous-films/

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“Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.”

Posted by J N on 12th November 2012  /   No Comments

John Cleese suggests the 5 things required to be creative. From the Brainpickings.org blog

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Listen to John Sturges – this is a must for all filmmakers

Posted by J N on 6th November 2012  /   No Comments

From the excellent online resource – cinephilearchive.tumblr.com http://cinephilearchive.tumblr.com/post/38154370629/paul-thomas-anderson-claims-that-everything-he

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Everything I know About Making A film – Nigel Cole on Storify

Posted by J N on 3rd November 2012  /   No Comments

Some fantastic insights and sound bites from a British director.   http://storify.com/Nigelgcole/everything-i-know-about-making-a-film?utm_source=t.co&utm_campaign=&awesm=sfy.co_hBSj&utm_content=storify-pingback&utm_medium=sfy.co-twitter

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Mackendrick

Posted by J N on 3rd November 2012  /   No Comments

Sandy Mackendrick was known for the post-it notes he gave to his students. [print_gllr id=3104]

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