DZ-44: First Acts and Establishing Characters

http://traffic.libsyn.com/draftzero/DZ-44.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHow can your first act effectively establish your character journey? First Acts are hard. They have to set so much in motion, especially setting up characters. To help them understand how to write effective first acts better, Stu and Chas turn their analytical gaze to a franchise that has […]

DZ-11: Clash of the MacGuffins!

http://traffic.libsyn.com/draftzero/DZ-11.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIs the MacGuffin truly interchangable, and how does it impact on your character writing? Stu and Chas are joined by a special guest – Scriptmag contributor Brad Johnson – to discuss how the choice of the MacGuffin can impact on the quality of an action/adventure film. To test this […]