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    Screenwriting Basics – How To Write a Screenplay

    Screenwriting is an incredibly fun form of writing, but it can also be intimidating. There are strict rules you must follow (specifically with formatting). I’ll be breaking down each element of writing a screenplay in future posts, but for now, let’s just get the basics out of the way. Jump To Kinds of Screenplays As a writer, if you’re trying to sell/propose a screenplay or write one for your portfolio, you’ll want to create what is known as a spec script. While a shooting script or production script includes camera angles and more details surrounding production, a spec script simply revolves around the story. Spec scripts are written by writers…