The Insider Interviews series started in 2010 as a set of recorded interviews, featuring the likes of Tom Hiddleston, Gareth Unwin, who produced THE KING’S SPEECH, Ben Wheatley and Hossein Amini, the Oscar-nominated writer of DRIVE and THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY. You can watch these here.
The Insider Interviews now exist as live monthly events in central London, which is a combination of a compered interview and taking questions from audience members. If you would like to check out future speakers and join an Insider Interviews Live evening, you can see more details here.
Robert McKee is a creative writing instructor known for his influential screenwriting bible Story: Substance, Structure, Style and the Principles of Screenwriting and for his popular Story Seminars which take place across the globe.
He graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature. He has worked with major film and television production companies including, Paramount, Disney, 20th Century Fox, as well as NASA, Microsoft, and television news departments. His lectures are attended regularly by creative and writing staff from Nickelodeon, Disney, ABC, Miramax, PBS and Paramount.
The interview below was conducted with Robert in September 2014.