Emma Frost on Writing

Emma Frost, writer of BBC’s The White Queen, discusses her craft in this interview with Script Magazine: READ IT HERE

“I think what you can teach about screenwriting, you can teach in a weekend. The only way you learn to be a writer is you watch something that is good, once for pleasure and once with a remote control in your hand. Press pause at end of every scene and write down the function of each scene as a numbered beat sheet. You completely take it apart. If you want to learn how to make a car, the first thing you would do is take it to pieces. I think screenwriting is exactly the same.”

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