Moving Pictures
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Moving Pictures

Screenwriting for the Audience and Immortality

The commercial blockbuster versus the arthouse film

Movies are for audiences.

This makes them quite different from other forms of creative expression such as, for example, painting. A work of graphic art needs only one purchaser. Throughout his extraordinary career, Vincent Van Gogh’s only buyer was his loving brother Theo…



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Richard Walter

Screenwriter, bestselling author, and 40 years leadership @ UCLA’s prestigious screenwriting program. Get 40 lessons from 40 years: