In this first series of videos on solving common screenplay issues we look at how to make a hero more appealing to an audience, how to avoid stretching the audience’ credulity too far, resolving exposition problems, and amping up the intensity of the situations.

 

Intro
Unlikeable Heroes
1:09 Make Your Bad Guys Bad
1:31 Make Your Good Guys Funny
2:08 Add A Strong Moral Character
Double Mumbo Jumbo
0:47 The Solution
Laying Too Much Pipe
0:28 Keeping The Audiences Attention
1:40 Condensing The Story
Danger In The Distance
0:18 Bring It Closer
Does Everybody Arc
0:31 Even The Bad Guys
Review