Draft Zero: a screenwriting podcast

Two emerging screenwriters – Chas Fisher and Stuart Willis – try to work out what makes great screenplays work. Discovering what it takes by analysing what successful writers put on the page.

http://www.draft-zero.com

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h45m. Bisher sind 67 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 5 Wochen
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DZ-00: Welcome to Draft Zero


What, exactly, is Draft Zero?


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 2014-02-01  9m
 
 

episode 1: DZ-01: Do Screenplay Gurus win you Oscars?


Do Oscar-Nominated screenwriters follow the structural formulas prescribed by the “gurus” and books?


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 2014-03-01  1h40m
 
 

episode 2: DZ-02: Do the Screenplay Gurus score big at the Box Office?


Do the biggest original films of 2013 follow more archetypal - or formulaic - structures?


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 2014-03-16  1h33m
 
 

episode 3: DZ-03: Making unlikeable protagonists compelling


How do you make obnoxious a-holes compelling?


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 2014-03-31  1h20m
 
 

episode 4: DZ-04: Catharsis and the Post-Coital Cigarette


How does the end of certain films make your soul shudder?


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 2014-04-14  1h25m
 
 

episode 5: DZ-05: Shifting audience point of view and heightened emotions


Can forcing your audience to ask questions - and then answering them - trigger an emotional response?


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 2014-04-27  1h29m
 
 

episode 6: DZ-06: Key Scenes and Unlocking the Story


Can one scene be the key to unlocking the whole story?


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 2014-05-12  1h18m
 
 

episode 7: DZ-07: On Rewriting - How much Bull is left in the Hustle?


What can be gleamed from the substantial rewrite of a famed spec?


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 2014-05-26  55m
 
 

episode 8: DZ-08: Status Transactions and the Power of Washing Machines


How does a shift in status or power reveal character?


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 2014-06-10  1h32m
 
 

episode 9: DZ-09: Characterising Introductions


Can the introduction of a character be so good that the character doesn't need describing?


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 2014-06-23  1h22m
 
 
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