How would I write this?

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How would I write this?

Postby J3K7 » Apr 13, 2014 10:43 am


I'm working on my first screenplay, I'm kind of learning it all as I go along. There's a certain scene that I'm wanting to add, but I can't figure out how to format it and I don't know how to word it in the search.

Basically, there's a scene in which the main character is sitting at his desk writing in a journal, I want him to be narrating what he is writing so that the audience can know what it is. He will be writing, as the audience hears a voice over in a sense.

Any ideas on how to write that would be perfect.

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Re: How would I write this?

Postby Chris Huntley » Apr 22, 2014 8:55 am

There are many ways to write this, but I'd recommend that you keep it simple and obvious, something like the following:

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Bob sits at his desk writing in his journal.

                                BOB (V.O)
              Today I really messed up. I blah blah blah blah
              blah blah blah --

... and so on.
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