Cliches as Screenplays

(Above is the top row image one gets on GoogleImage when searching with the phrase “throwing someone under the bus.” 3/15/17) Perhaps new storytellers who use true symbols and symbolism in telling stories will become the new “magicians” of the world. They will not be “false” magicians controlling others by illusions but real magicians performing […]

Screenwriting in a Nutshell

The Nutshell Technique – Jill Chamberlain By John Fraim   After the surprise upset in the 2016 election, Hollywood became worried they were not telling the right type of stories. Their concern was expressed in headline after headline in The Hollywood Reporter and other leading entertainment publications. In truth, it wasn’t just the election that gave […]