When it comes to cinema, there’s a broad range of possibilities when conveying your story through dialogue and scripting. In the age of silent movies, screen titles would relay the dialogue, meaning the only way they could communicate the spoken
Spling entered the Triggerfish Storylab competition in association with Disney a few years ago with a TV series idea. At that stage, he didn’t have much more than a concept and characters. While the concept was well-received, it was probably
What makes someone want to become a screenwriter? Usually the prospect of creating your own film comes from a love of movies. More specifically, we are inspired by or attracted to films that resonate with us beyond the celluloid. Being
Fear of failure is what stops some writers and screenwriters from starting and constrains others from prospering. As writers we can become so precious about our work that it becomes a struggle to handle any form of criticism or rejection.
Matthew and Spling had the pleasure of chatting to Corne about his journey with film. A writer and director, he’s amassed an impressive collection of local films including his own projects: Vaselinetjie, Hollywood in my Huis… as well as directing