The 7 Keys of Storytelling: Begin at the End


The 7 Keys of Storytelling: Begin at the End

Before you even begin to tell your story it’s best to begin at the end. In other words, you need to figure out the basics: Define your objective; Identify your audience; Choose your medium; Pick a messenger.In this episode of StoryGuide you will learn how to identify your objective and start shaping your story.



3 Act Structure – Story Structure Tips – Screenwriting


3 Act Structure – Story Structure Tips – Screenwriting

This video covers the 3 act structure, the main plot points in film structure, and the reasons why story structure is so important for screenwriting and filmmaking.

Source: D4Darious

Media Education: Diegetic vs Non-Diegetic Explained


Media Education: Diegetic vs Non-Diegetic Explained
In this tutorial Videomaker defines diegetic and non-diegetic elements and demonstrate how they can be used to convey complex cinematic ideas. Learn to better control the emotional and intellectual response of your audience by understanding the mechanisms behind it.

Source: Videomaker on YouTube




The Origins and Formatting of Modern Screenplays


The Origins and Formatting of Modern Screenplays

Very good history of the benefits of utilising the script format, including the famous ‘continuity script’ for narrative story production, as well as the six ‘Master Scene Elements’ (around 09:38 mins. into the video for those who can’t wait!).

Source: Filmmaker IQ