Observations on film art


David Bordwells goldmine of links on the open secrets of classical storytelling. (Link)

This website is immense. So much gold 😉


The Dead Poets Society Deconstructed

At the recent Austin Film Festival, Tom Schulman, writer of Dead Poet’s Society talks us through the development of the script all the way to the on set process with Director Peter Weir.

More Free Screenplays For Your Consideration

IMG_7484More Free screenplays available for your consideration.



See previous post for more (Gone Girl, Grand Budapest Hotel, St Vincent, etc.)

Free Screenplays of Recent Oscar Nominated Films

0254512cc480e84b2f27ca6a6e3c84ccGET YOUR HANDS ON SOME GREAT FREE SCREENPLAYS FROM 2014

  • The Grand Budapest Hotel, screenplay by Wes Anderson, story by Wes Anderson & Hugo Guinness
  • Wild, screenplay by Nick Hornby, adapted from the memoir Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
  • Birdman, written by Alejandro Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo
  • Belle, written by Misan Sagay
  • Calvary, written by John Michael McDonagh
  • The Fault in Our Stars, screenplay by Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber, based on the novel by John Green.
  • St. Vincent, written by Theodore Melfi
  • Get on Up, screenplay by Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth, story by Steven Baigelman and Jez Butterworth & John-Henry Butterworth
  • The Theory of Everything, screenplay by Anthony McCarten, based on the book Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen by Jane Hawking
  • The Boxtrolls, screenplay by Irena Brignull and Adam Pava, based on the book Here Be Monsters by Alan Snow
  • Boyhood By Richard Linklater
  • Gone Girl, screenplay by Gillian Flynn, based on her novel

(thanks to Nofilmschool.com, for educational purposes only)

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