Tuesday, July 18, 2017

What fiction writers can learn from television and movies

From my YouTube channel: A viewer asks me to discuss the useful storytelling techniques that writers can glean from watching television and movies. 

In television and film, screenwriters have to move a story along within a set time period and they have to do so visually. 

This is the gist of the video. But there is more--including the connection between shorter attention spans and the push to shorten baseball games from nine innings to six innings.