Category: Writing

Red Personality Color : Pixar’s Cars;

Red Personality Color : Pixar’s Cars

Pixar excels at giving us polarized characters that audiences can relate to. How do they do it? One way is by anchoring them in a personality color. CARS is all RED.

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Personality Colors in Film;

Personality Colors in Film

Using personality colors in film is an excellent way to ground characters in a way that helps both polarization and audience connection.

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Story Structure;

Story Structure

Great ideas come to many people. The ability to move an idea from concept to completed script is another skill entirely.

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Crafting the Logline;

Crafting the Logline

Loglines are so tough. You're distilling 100+ pages of story down to a one or two sentence description. It's like cutting the trailer for a film.

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Die Hard & Olympus Has Fallen;

Die Hard & Olympus Has Fallen

It's a fact - most stories have been told. But this new flick felt so close to the original Die Hard I had to write about it.

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