Moving Pictures
Published in

Moving Pictures

My First Movie

The first movie I ever saw, at age 4, taught me one of screenwriting’s most important principles

Image credit

The first movie I ever saw, in the late 1940s, was Disney’s live action adaptation of Robert Lewis Stevenson’s classic novel Treasure Island.

My parents took my sister and me to the theater, not in the interest of cinematic edification but to escape the…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store