Tracks are simply a group of articles and examples strung together in a sensible order or bundled together because they share a theme.

By The Lens contains 4 tracks in total.

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The Complete Terminator

All the site documents relating to James Cameron's exceptional film The Terminator in one place.


Complete screenplays for study by writers.

Example act breakdowns

Examples of well known stories broken down into the screenplay three-act structure.

Screenwriting 101

An introductory course in screenwriting with an emphasis on feature films. The course covers the practicalities of writing for the screen, the formatting of screenplays, structure, character, scenes and dialogue.

The first workshop in the Introduction to Screenwriting series is now available as a downloadable pack under Resources