Scriptwriting Tips: Writing a Real Love Story

Scriptwriting Tips: Writing a Real Love Story

Many many movies and books call themselves love stories. They are held up as a sort of idealistic image of what love can be, but I put it to you that these stories are nothing but fantasy. I think we all know that, right? We’re all adults here, and there’s...
Scriptwriting Tips: Write to Your Limitations

Scriptwriting Tips: Write to Your Limitations

A writer cannot be just a writer when writing scripts for films. While working in a collaborative team, like what we have at Over Coffee Films, if you are the genesis (or take part in the genesis) of an idea, it’s important for you, as a writer to understand the...

Scriptwriting Tips: Overusing Character Names

In this video, Adam discusses one of his biggest scriptwriting pet peeves: the overuse of character names. Many young scriptwriters make this mistake, especially in short films, and, to me, overusing character names in a script is one of the biggest signs that a movie...