Film Courage: Can writer’s hold onto their characters too tightly?
Alan Watt, Author/Screenwriter and [Founder of L.A. Writers’ Lab]:Yeah, for sure. Yeah, in fact I’m always saying “We’ve got to hold it loosely.” Our idea of our character is never the whole character. In fact it drives me crazy when writers say “My character would NEVER do that!” I think of drama as characters behaving uncharacteristically…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).
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