Breaking Into Writing for Animation

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    Breaking Into Writing for Animation

    How does writing for animation differ from writing for live-action?  For one thing, it’s a much more visual medium that needs it writers to come up with not just the story and dialogue but to also describe the images and action that appear on screen. What are the tricks for doing that effectively? How do you break in? What do you need to know to get in the door and get your first assignment? Craig Miller is a long-time animation writer and producer tells you the truth about the skills needed to write for animation, how to develop those skills, and how this part of the industry works.