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Shadow and movies
The hero’s journey
What’s this movie about?
Shadow and movies is a blog about screenwriting and writing in general. Every post explains a storytelling concept using a movie, a TV series, cartoons or anime as an example.
How to write a scene heading – Screenplay Format
Live-action Mulan: The 5 screenwriting problems that make it different
Is the midpoint necessary in a screenplay? – Bumblebee
Did those dance movie tropes make Work It boring?
How to write an allegory for racism – Zootopia and BNA
The portal fantasy story explained – Kipo and the age of wonderbeasts
The redemption arc of a villain – She-ra and the princesses of power
Worldbuilding tips: how to write an apocalyptic wasteland – Snowpiercer
The Cyrano love story – The half of it vs Sierra Burgess is a loser
What is Never have I ever about?
What is Guns Akimbo about?
Return with the elixir – The hero’s journey – Spirited Away
What is The Resurrection in The hero’s journey – I’m not Okay with this
Example of The road back – spider-man II – The hero’s journey
Story structure: non-linear narrative – Little women
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