Writing Tools

This page contains writing resources that I use and that I've shared in classes I've taught.

Writing the Cinematic Novel

These are the files used to create the examples and resources in class.  The zip file at the end of the list contains all these files plus PDF versions. 

Eight Sequence Map—A blank template for writing your sequences

Star Wars: Eight Sequences—The Star Wars sequence map

Casablanca: Eight Sequences—The Casablanca sequence map

When Harry Met Sally: Eight Sequences—The quintessential example

Give Me a Dollar—Derringer-winning short story annotated with eight sequences

Zip Archive—This zip file contains all the files and their PDF versions