Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Screenplay and Engage Audiences Right Away by H.R. D'Costa
Approx. 23,920 words.
Published on June 9, 2013.
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!