Screenwriters Share their Tricks for Writing Memorable Screenplays



In this article by Adam Sternbergh from The New York Times, a select group of screenwriters share what inspired them to pursue screenwriting as a career and their secrets to writing memorable scripts. Featured screenwriters are:

  • Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha)
  • Andrew Bujalski (Hanah Takes the Stairs, Funny Ha Ha, Computer Chess)
  • Ethan Hawke (Before Sunset, Before Midnight)
  • J.C. Chandor (All is Lost, Margin Call)
  • Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg (This is the End)
  • Jeff Nichols (Mud, Take Shelter)
  • Sarah Polley (Away from Her, Stories We Tell)
  • Richard Linklater (Dazed and Confused, Before Sunset, Before Midnight)
  • Danny Strong (Game Change, Lee Daniels’ The Butler)
  • Nicole Holofcener (Walking and Talking, Please Give, Enough Said)
  • Julie Delpy (Before Sunset, Before Midnight)
  • Lake Bell (In a World…)

Read the article here.


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