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Meet Aaron. Hes an Oscar winner, a TV hitmaker, and the writer of the some of the smartest dramas ever to hit the screen. And now, hes your instructor.
Intention & Obstacle
Every great story is born from intentions and obstacles. Learn how to build the â€œdrive shaftâ€ that will set your script in motion.
How do you know if your idea is good enough to turn into a script? Aaron walks you through the steps every writer should take to test an ideaand decide whether it will work best in TV or film.
SHOW ALL 35 LESSONS
Developing Characters: Part 1
Aaron shares some of the decisions he made to develop some of his most unforgettable characterslike The Social Networks Mark Zuckerberg and The West Wings Toby and Leo.
Developing Characters: Part 2
Your characters dont have to be like youor even likeable. Drawing on examples from A Few Good Men and Steve Jobs, Aaron explains why he always empathizes with his characters even if he disagrees with them.
Good research is the key to a great script. Bad research is a waste of time. How can you tell the difference? Aaron shares lessons from Malice and The Social Network to help you gather the information you really need.
You have pages of researchnow what? Avoid clunky exposition and learn how to seamlessly weave research into your story.