Robert McKee teaches the best way to approach learning genre conventions and the importance of writers “doing the work.”
Robert McKee teaches the principle of character action and reaction, and how writers must choose which to emphasize.
A few words from your fellow writers about their experience at Robert McKee’s London STORY Seminar.
Robert McKee teaches how, in spite of the world making less and less sense, writers can still create a meaningful story.
Robert McKee discusses story as a metaphor for life, with reference to LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE.
The Oscars are here, so too are McKee’s predictions for this year’s big winners for Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Director and more…
Robert McKee teaches the difference between desire and need in characters, with reference to the film CARNAL KNOWLEDGE.
Robert McKee explains the state of story today, and how writers committed to studying the craft can take advantage of this.
Robert McKee teaches the dangers of banality, and how moments with no meaning risk undermining your story.
Robert McKee explains the difficulties of writing treatments, how much freedom writers actually have and when you should think about subtext.
Robert McKee teaches the different dimensional requirements of Crime / Thriller protagonists, with reference to SHERLOCK HOLMES and MR BROOKS.
Robert McKee discusses the difficulties of producing truly excellent writing and the history of this common problem.