The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo — Breaking Convention

Category: Film & Animation, Duration: 15:42, 293600 Views. Source: YouTube, Published by Lessons from the Screenplay on 2018-01-30T15:21:38.000Z Get your first three months of Skillshare for $0.99 at Support LFTS on Patreon: Facebook: Twitter: Website: Watch the previous video on The Avengers and traditional act structure: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is an exciting thriller about an unlikely pair of misfits trying to solve a forty-year-old crime, but it’s also interesting from a structural perspective. It uses a non-conventional, five-act structure. This video breaks down the anatomy of an act, to examine how the film breaks the rules while following them at the same time. David Fincher quote: BOOKS IN THIS VIDEO (Amazon Affiliate Links) “Into the Woods: A Five-Act Journey Into Story” by John Yorke: “Screenplay” by Syd Field: Have questions about YouTube Sponsorships? Learn more here: LFTS Recommended Reading List: Translate this video: Thanks to Diego Rojas for composing original music for this video and this channel! Check out more of his work: