So you’re starting your next screenplay and unsure if your protagonist has a clear goal? What really is a goal and how do you ensure your character has one? In this article, we are talking all about goals and how you can approach crafting a strong and clear one for your protagonist. Let’s dive right in!
Just got back your first set of notes and are wondering what it all means? In this article, we cover how to take a note and what it can mean for your rewrite process.
You’re finally ready to sit down and work on a new screenplay, but find yourself hitting a brick wall when it comes to coming up with your next screenplay idea? In this article, we cover three easy ways that you can generate story ideas so that you can get to writing. Let’s dive right in!
By this point, if you’ve been reading for a while, you know that here at The Professional Pen, we always encourage you to read more screenplays. But why exactly, and what should you be looking for as you read? In this article, we will be covering the importance of reading screenplays as a screenwriter and highlighting three elements to look for when you read.