Dream Sequences: How to Craft Them While Avoiding Common Pitfalls

Eternal Sunshine Dream Sequence

Dream Sequences: Avoiding the Lazy Screenwriter’s Crutch It was all a dream! First the audience gasps. Then they sigh and roll their eyes. Through overuse and poor execution, dream sequences …

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What is Chekhov’s Gun? 5 Ways to Skilfully Use One in Your Screenplay

Shawkshank Redemption Chekov's Gun Rita Hayworth

Chekhov’s gun is a term that – in its simplest form – bestows purpose upon any object, character or situation within a narrative, on which the writer explicitly chooses to …

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