Script Pipeline's "Ask the Expert" Archive*The following is a selection of Script Pipeline's original "Ask the Expert" articles of the past 12 years.
The Writing Process
What is on-the-nose dialogue?Why is an understanding of genre so critical? Flashbacks: are they really frowned upon, or okay to use?How important is choosing a script's title?How can I write better action in a screenplay?Script Presentation & Technical Editing: Is
it Really Impoertant?The Industry
What are Readers, Development Directors, Story Analysts, and Story Editors?How do I get my script requested and read by the industry?Why are managers so good?What does it mean to have your material "packaged?"Miscellaneous
Why isn't my script "high concept?"