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.


Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h43m. Bisher sind 71 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 4 Wochen erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts

  • 1
  • 1

episode 55: DZ-55: Character Motivations (Part 1)

What to do when a reader says “I don’t buy that he/she would do that”?


 2019-01-15  2h18m

episode 56: DZ-56: Character Motivations (Part 2)

Workshopping ways to fix character motivations.


 2019-03-30  2h16m

episode 57: DZ-57: Backmatter - Aesthetics and Forgiveness in Writing

How can you best articulate your ideas?


 2019-05-01  1h29m

episode 58: DZ-58: Game of Thrones - Character Exposition

How can you let your characters tell us how they feel?


 2019-05-16  1h47m

episode 59: DZ-59: Short Shot - Avengers Endgame

Do you want your audience feeling with or for your characters?  


 2019-07-01  1h14m

episode 60: DZ-60 Unfilmables and Unscriptables (Part 1) - Engaging imagination

How can unfilmables enhance the experience of your script?


 2019-08-07  2h25m

episode 61: DZ-61: Unfilmables and Unscriptables (Part 2) - Moments of Awe

How can unfilmables help you create those cinematic moments of awe?


 2019-09-25  2h5m

episode 62: DZ-62: Unfilmables and Unscriptables (Part 3) - As Ifs & Emotional context

How do you know if your unfilmable is good... or if you’re just being a wanker?


 2019-12-02  2h17m

episode 63: DZ-63: Tools for Better Dialogue (Part 2) - Hook and Eye

How can you create flow and contrast in your dialogue?


 2019-12-31  1h58m

episode 66: DZ-66: The Mandalorian and The Rise of Skywalker - Audience Knowledge vs Character Motivation

How does audience knowledge affect your character’s motivations?


 2020-03-17  1h45m
  • 1
  • 1