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Animation Story Writing Lessons

Index

1. Magic formula for best animation movie
2 Basic Story Structure (Setup -conflict -resolution)
3. Logline of story
4. Setup (What is setup and World)
5. Setup (Rules )
6. Setup (Introducing Character , Character relationships)
7. Setup (Introducing Motivation And Goal )
8. Summarizing the previous 7 lessons
9.Introduction to Conflict
10. Types of Conflict and Conflict with self 1
11. Conflict with Self 2

12. Conflict with others

13.Conflict with Situation

14.Progression of Conflict

15. AVATAR movie Story Structure

16 Progression of Conflict in detail

17. Basics of Intensity of Conflict

18. Intensity of Conflict in detail

19. Case Study : How to Train your Dragon : Story Structure

20.Case Study : How to Train Your Dragon : Character Relationships

1. Magic formula for best animation movie

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2 . Basic Story Structure (Setup -conflict -resolution)

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3.Logline of story

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what is Logline ? and why it’s the first but most essential for story?

4. Setup (What is setup andWorld)

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Set up starts with  5 elements  they are
1.    World
2.    Rules
3.    Characters
4.    Character relationships
5.    Motivation and The Goal
The start and Growth of these elements , depends on the story but they are introduced in the SET UP !

5. Setup (Rules )

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what are the Rules ? How to introduce the Rules ? how they can drive story ?

why knowing and applying , introducing Rules is Important?

6. Setup (Introducing Character , Chacracter relationships)

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How to Introduce the Character and their Relationships ?

What is the Importance of new tool called “Situation”?

How this tool can be implemented in story ?

7. Setup (Introducing Motivation And Goal )

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How to introduce the Motivation And Goal ?

What is the relationship of Motivation And Goal?

What is the outcome of Motivation and Goal?

How Motivation And Goal Play together?

How they work individually?

8. Summarizing the previous 7 lessons

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9.Introduction to Conflict

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What is the Conflict ?

What is the outcome of Conflict ?

How to introduce the Conflict ?

WhyConflict is important part of Story?

How effectively can we use the conflict in story?

10. Types of Conflict and Conflict with self 1

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What are the types of Conflict ?

What is the “conflict with self”?

What is the importance of Conflict with Self?

How to Resolve the Conflict with Self?

What this type of Conflict Produce as its effects ?

11. Conflict with Self 2

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How Conflict with Self Can be the theme of Story ?

What is the risk in taking Conflict with Self as theme of Story?

What is McGuffin?

How it effects the character?

How can we use this ?

12. Conflict with others

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What is exactly the Conflict with Others?

How can we use this type of conflict?

What are the types of Conflict with Others?

What is the Outcome of Conflict with others?

13.Conflict with Situation

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What is the Conflict With Situation?

Where it is used ?

What is the outcome of this type of Conflict?

What it produces?

The “Control Wheel” concept.

What is unique about this Conflict?

14.Progression of Conflict

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After introducing Conflict , how conflict progresses ?

What are the Types ofProgression of Conflict ?

15.  AVATAR MOVIE STORY STRUCTURE

How in AVATAR the perfect SET-UP is created ?

Learn to Apply all the tools whe have studied yet , AVATAR as Case Study

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16. Progression of C0nflict in Detail

How the Types progression of Conflict can be implemented practically? what is their exact outcome ? how can we achieve that ?

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17. Basics of Intensity of Conflict

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Basic loop of change, comfort zone , three Golden Questions and what is exactly Intensity of conflict.

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18. Intensity of Conflict in detail

How intensity of Conflict increases and then resolved finally ? and What is Pyramid of Transformation , How its implemented in Up , Kung fu panda, Toy story and much more

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19. Case Study : How to Train your Dragon : Story Structure

Structure of Set-Up and characters
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20. Case Study : How to Train Your Dragon : Character Relationships
Character Relationships and Pyramid of Transformation

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1. Magic formula for best animation movie

2 Basic Story Structure (Setup -conflict -resolution)

3. Logline of story

4. Setup (What is setup andWorld)

5. Setup (Rules )

6. Setup (Introducing Character , Chacracter relationships)

7. Setup (Introducing Motivation And Goal )

8. Summarizing the previous 7 lessons

9.Introduction to Conflict

10. Types of Conflict and Conflict with self 1

11. Conflict with Self 2

12. Conflict with others

13.Conflict with Situation

14.Progression of Conflict