The Industry Association for Australian Filmmakers and Performers in the U.S. 


Event Details

  • Home
  • Writing Seminar: New Structures for New Audiences

Writing Seminar: New Structures for New Audiences

  • Tuesday, June 04, 2013
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Conference Room B 2029 Century Park East Century City, CA 90067

The film industry is currently full of films that use flashbacks, time jumps, multiple protagonists, fractured stories and an ensemble cast - films like Slumdog Millionaire, Eternal Sunshine of  the Spotless Mind, The Usual Suspects, Pulp Fiction, 21 Grams, Memento, Atonement, The Hours, Run Lola Run, Babel and Traffic - but standard screenwriting theory provides no help on how to write them.  


Linda Aronson explains how all of these films work to patterns based on multiplying, fracturing and sometimes truncating the three act structure in very specific and predictable ways. She explains how writers can use these patterns as templates to create these complex scripts in these new forms faster and greater safety. 

Australians in Film
Raleigh Studios
5300 Melrose Avenue
Suite #B211, Bronson Bldg 
Hollywood, CA 90038

Phone: 323 433 1464

         Follow us on Twitter!

Australians in Film gratefully acknowledges our generous supporters

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software