Here is What You Need to Know About Subtitle in Script

There is a great need for subtitles in a movie when actors speak a foreign language or the language local audience don’t understand which scriptwriter should have a proper way of inserting them. Lots writers find it difficult to insert subtitle when neccesary because they have no idea if it. In this article, the standard …

Learn to Write an Amazing Movie Script Using More than One Protagonist

In the modern way of writing script, there are many writers who use two or more protagonists to write an amazing script that is presentable to a movie production company. In this article, ways of using two or more protagonists in a script shall be discussed. What Is a Protagonist? A protagonist in a script …

Here are Some General Scriptwriting Rules Writers need to know

Before becoming a scriptwriter, there are articles or write up about scripts that one must read which will give tips on how to start as an aspiring writer. To become a professional writer, one also read further, learn new things which will help develop writing skills. All the knowledge we have about a particular thing, …

Definition and Use Of Parenthetical in Scriptwriting

Use of Script as we know is the mother of Movie production, which function is to tell a story, pass information through characters. As a reader or audience, it will be hard to understand the story or the movie without knowing the character’s feelings and their actions. We can know all these through one of …

Basics of Extension and Its Format in Movie Script

An extension is an essential technique used for character formation in a script. Even though it is not mostly used but it serves a major role in the development of the script. Screenplay extension is simply a technique indicator about a character that is placed in front of the character’s name before the character’s dialogue. …

Here are important things writers should know about Intercut in Script

In a script where there are happenings, activities, scenes, and so on; for more transparency, a writer will always want to make what is happening here and there visible to the reader at the same time. The question is how will the writer do it perfectly? A unique technique writers can use is INTERCUT. WHAT …

How to write a Standard Phone Conversation Scene in a Script

In a script, phone calls can be a very important ingredient because it connects storys together. Phone call in a movie script can serve as many things such as, Suspense, Connection, Comedy, Movie Crisis, Resolution and so on. A phone call is when one character speaks to another over the phone. In a scene where …

Important Script Languages and Abbreviations Writers Should Know

Lots of writers (both amateur and Veteran ) sometimes finds it difficult to write as a result of them forgetting scripts languages and the necessary abbreviations. This is why in this article, I will discuss with you the script languages and necessary abbreviations. What is Script Language and Abbreviation? This is simply the language used …

Basic Rules Of Dialogue In Script Writing

Every element in scriptwriting has its rules (including dialogue) that must be followed, this is because there is a standard format that the writer should follow and it also guides the writer on the whole writing process. Veteran writers produce good and standard scripts due to the rules, it guides them on the format, the …

Basic Concept Of Dialogue in Script Writing

Dialogue is regarded as the most important element in screenplay writing. As humans can not survive without food and water, a script can not survive without dialogue. A script without dialogue is not a script. In this article, the basic concept of dialogue in scriptwriting would be discussed. WHAT IS A DIALOGUE? The simple definition …