Action sequences can be tricky to write. Screenwriters often struggle to strike a balance between orienting the reader/viewer and directing the scene. So how do you hit that perfect middle ground? How do you find the art in writing action sequences? Writers with...
The Revenant screenplay by Mark L. Smith and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, based on the book by Michael Punke, is one of the best action films of the year. Set in 1823, the action scenes lack sophisticated weaponry, machinery or major explosions – all the things most...
What's New in Final Draft 10?
Collaborate Write in real-time with a writing partner
Story Map™ Outline acts, scenes, and sequences
Beat Board™ Plan your script beat-by-beat
Alternate Dialogue Store multiple lines of dialogue in the same script