Index

adaptations

Who is Robert McKee?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

What is the hero’s journey?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an option?

What does “screen story” mean?

agents

What is a one-step deal?

What should I look for in an agent or manager?

What does a manager do?

arbitration

If someone gives me notes, feedback, or ideas during the development of my script, are they entitled to credit?

What do the different writer credits mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What is the WGA?

awards

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

How long is a short film?

What is a feature film?

business

What is a one-step deal?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

What should I look for in an agent or manager?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What is a script doctor?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

In television, what are “upfronts?”

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

Celtx

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What is standard screenplay format?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

characters

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I express a character’s mispronunciation of a word?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

What is a protagonist?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

How do you deal with a character who initially appears in the background of a scene, but who is named later?

credits

If someone gives me notes, feedback, or ideas during the development of my script, are they entitled to credit?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is a script doctor?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

directors

What does POV mean?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

dramatic theory

Who is Robert McKee?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is the hero’s journey?

What is a protagonist?

FDR

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

What is a screenplay?

FDX

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

What is a screenplay?

festival

How long is a short film?

What is a feature film?

film

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How should I approach rewrites?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a McGuffin?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is standard screenplay format?

What does POV mean?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

How long is a short film?

What is a feature film?

How many acts does a movie have?

Why is the last “w” of WGAw lowercase?

What is the WGA?

What does a manager do?

What is a screenplay?

Final Draft

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What is standard screenplay format?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

What is a screenplay?

formatting

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

How should you handle numbers or confusing jargon in dialogue?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

How are lyrics formatted in screenplays?

What is the difference between an em-dash/double-hyphen and an ellipsis?

How do I write a screenplay?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

In dialogue, how do you express that one character is interrupting another?

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is Save the Cat?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

How many acts does a TV show have?

How long is a short film?

What is a feature film?

How many acts does a movie have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

What is a screenplay?

fountain

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

guild

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

If someone gives me notes, feedback, or ideas during the development of my script, are they entitled to credit?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Why is the last “w” of WGAw lowercase?

What is the WGA?

guru

Who is Robert McKee?

What is the hero’s journey?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

highland

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

iPad

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

iPhone

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

length

How do I write a screenplay?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is a treatment?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

What does an outline look like?

Who is Syd Field?

How many acts are in a Broadway musical?

How many acts does a TV show have?

How long is a short film?

What is a feature film?

managers

What is a one-step deal?

What should I look for in an agent or manager?

What do the different producer credits mean?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does a manager do?

Movie Magic

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What is standard screenplay format?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

musical

How many acts are in a Broadway musical?

outlines

What is a two-hander?

How do I write a screenplay?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

What is the hero’s journey?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

What does an outline look like?

pdf

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

pitching

How do screenwriters use index cards?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

prelap

What is a pre-lap?

presentation

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

What is the difference between an em-dash/double-hyphen and an ellipsis?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is standard screenplay format?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What does SUPER mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is Celtx?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

producers

What is sweepstakes pitching?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

What is an option?

What do the different producer credits mean?

rights

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

What is an option?

scene headings

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

screenplay

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I express a character’s mispronunciation of a word?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

How should you handle numbers or confusing jargon in dialogue?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

How are lyrics formatted in screenplays?

What is a one-step deal?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How should I approach rewrites?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

What is the hero’s journey?

In dialogue, how do you express that one character is interrupting another?

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

What is a premise pilot?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

Are there any ergonomic tips for screenwriters?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What does POV mean?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

What is a protagonist?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

What does MOS mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

What is an option?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

What is an insert?

How do you deal with a character who initially appears in the background of a scene, but who is named later?

What is a beat?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

How many acts does a TV show have?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

How many acts does a movie have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

What is a screenplay?

screenwriting

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I express a character’s mispronunciation of a word?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

How should you handle numbers or confusing jargon in dialogue?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

How are lyrics formatted in screenplays?

What is a one-step deal?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How should I approach rewrites?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

What is the hero’s journey?

In dialogue, how do you express that one character is interrupting another?

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

What is a premise pilot?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

Are there any ergonomic tips for screenwriters?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What does POV mean?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

What is a protagonist?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

What does MOS mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

What is an option?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

What is an insert?

How do you deal with a character who initially appears in the background of a scene, but who is named later?

What is a beat?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

How many acts does a TV show have?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

How many acts does a movie have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

What is a screenplay?

script

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I express a character’s mispronunciation of a word?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

How should you handle numbers or confusing jargon in dialogue?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

How are lyrics formatted in screenplays?

What is a one-step deal?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How should I approach rewrites?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

What is the hero’s journey?

In dialogue, how do you express that one character is interrupting another?

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

What is a premise pilot?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

Are there any ergonomic tips for screenwriters?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What does POV mean?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

What is a protagonist?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

What does MOS mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

What is an option?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

What is an insert?

How do you deal with a character who initially appears in the background of a scene, but who is named later?

What is a beat?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

How many acts are in a Broadway musical?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

How many acts does a TV show have?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

How many acts does a movie have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

What is a screenplay?

scriptwriting

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

What is a two-hander?

How do I express a character’s mispronunciation of a word?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

How should you handle numbers or confusing jargon in dialogue?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

How are lyrics formatted in screenplays?

What is a one-step deal?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How should I approach rewrites?

In dialogue, how do you handle a character with a speech impediment?

If I am adapting a classic work that is in the public domain, should I credit the original writer?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

How do you format an on-screen countdown clock?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

Can you include emotion or other “unshootable” elements in your screenplay?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What is the proper way to handle a large group speaking at once?

What is the proper way to label dialogue spoken by a group of characters?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

How do I deal with a group of characters?

What is the hero’s journey?

In dialogue, how do you express that one character is interrupting another?

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

What is a premise pilot?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

Are there any ergonomic tips for screenwriters?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What does POV mean?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

What is a protagonist?

Can you reference specific, proper-noun products/songs/locations/etc. in your screenplay?

How do you format a telephone conversation in a screenplay?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

What does MOS mean?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

How do you deal with a character speaking in a different language?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What is an establishing shot?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

What is an option?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

What is an insert?

How do you deal with a character who initially appears in the background of a scene, but who is named later?

What is a beat?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

How many acts are in a Broadway musical?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Can scripts be printed double-sided?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

How many acts does a TV show have?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

How many acts does a movie have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

What is a screenplay?

short film

What is an option?

How long is a short film?

software

Are PDF scripts editable?

How do I import a PDF script into Final Draft?

What is Highland?

How do I import a Fountain file into Final Draft?

How do I edit a PDF script?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is standard screenplay format?

Is there a standard screenplay font?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

Are there any free screenwriting applications?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

What is Celtx?

What is Movie Magic Screenwriter?

Is Final Draft on the iPad?

What is Final Draft?

What is a screenplay?

structure

What is a two-hander?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

How do I write a screenplay?

Who is Robert McKee?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How short can my screenplay be?

How long should a screenplay be?

Do non-talking characters’ names get put in ALL CAPS when introduced?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What constitutes a scene?

How do you label a scene that takes place both inside and outside?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

What is the hero’s journey?

What is standard screenplay format?

How should fight scenes or action scenes be written?

What is a slug?

What is a protagonist?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

What is a pre-lap?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What is an establishing shot?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

How many scenes should a screenplay have?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

Is there a standard screenplay format?

How many pages is a screenplay?

What does an outline look like?

What is Save the Cat?

Who is Syd Field?

How many acts are in a Broadway musical?

How many acts does a TV show have?

How many acts does a movie have?

terms

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

What is a two-hander?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

What are MORE and CONT’D used for in screenplays?

What is a one-step deal?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

What is the difference between a logline and a tagline?

Are scenes that take place in cars INT. or EXT.?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

What is the best way to handle flashbacks or dream sequences in a screenplay?

What is a McGuffin?

What constitutes a scene?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

What is a treatment?

How do you format two characters talking at once?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

In television, what are “upfronts?”

What is the proper way to use parentheticals?

What is standard screenplay format?

What is a premise pilot?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

What does POV mean?

What is a slug?

How do you format a montage in a screenplay?

What is a protagonist?

What is the difference between V.O. and O.S.?

What does SUPER mean?

What does MOS mean?

What is a pre-lap?

What is an establishing shot?

What is an option?

Can you put directing notes in your screenplay?

What is an insert?

What is a beat?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What does “high concept” mean?

How many pages should each act of a screenplay be?

What does an outline look like?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What is Save the Cat?

What is the difference between .fdx and .fdr?

How many brads should you have in a screenplay?

What are the metal things you see in screenplays called?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Why is the last “w” of WGAw lowercase?

What is the WGA?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

TV

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What is a McGuffin?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

How does TV staffing season work?

In television, what are “upfronts?”

What is a premise pilot?

What does it mean when a writer uses ALL CAPS?

How are multicamera TV scripts formatted?

Should I put scene numbers in my screenplay?

Can scene headers be bold?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

Why do some teleplays have stage direction in all caps and some not?

Does format change for screenplays/teleplays/etc?

What is a “spec script?”

What do the different producer credits mean?

How many acts does a TV show have?

What is the difference between a script, a screenplay, and a teleplay?

union

If someone gives me notes, feedback, or ideas during the development of my script, are they entitled to credit?

What is a one-step deal?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

What do the different writer credits mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Why is the last “w” of WGAw lowercase?

What is the WGA?

WGA

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

If someone gives me notes, feedback, or ideas during the development of my script, are they entitled to credit?

What is a one-step deal?

What is sweepstakes pitching?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is the television writer/producer pecking order?

What does a screenplay title page look like?

What do the different writer credits mean?

What do the different producer credits mean?

What is scale?

How much does a screenwriter make?

What does arbitration mean for screenwriters?

Who decides who gets credit for writing a movie?

What does “screen story” mean?

Why is the last “w” of WGAw lowercase?

What is the WGA?

writing

What are colored revisions/drafts/pages?

Can I use real people in my screenplay?

Can I use “CUT TO:” when moving between scenes? Do I have to?

Are PDF scripts editable?

What is Fountain?

What format should my script be in when I send it out?

How should you handle text messages (SMS) or instant messages (IMs) in screenplays?

What is the difference between an em-dash/double-hyphen and an ellipsis?

How do I write a screenplay?

How do screenwriters use index cards?

How should I approach rewrites?

What tense are screenplays written in?

How long should it take to write a screenplay?

What screenplays should aspiring screenwriters read?

What is a script doctor?

What does it mean to “break story” on a screenplay?

How does TV staffing season work?

Are there any ergonomic tips for screenwriters?