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March 4, 2012

Countdown to Script Frenzy – Part 1: How to Format

by limebirdlaura

Script Frenzy is coming up! It is run by the same folks that do NaNoWriMo, and beginning April 1st the goal is to write a 100 page script in 30 days. I thought the next few posts I make I’d focus on some basics of script writing for those of you who think, “Yeah, I’d like to write one…but I don’t know where to start!” If you already know these fundamentals, add some more tips and tricks in the comments that could be helpful. I have the memory of a 286 year old, so I’m always bound to forget something!

I’ve gone back and forth on whether to write a post like this, because let’s face it it’s… B-O-R-I-N-G. But I want to get everyone ready for Script Frenzy who may be interested in trying their hand at a script, and the best place to start is how to format the darn thing. So, let’s just get into it, quick like ripping off a bandaid.

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