Plenty of pro screenwriters have taken to the web to offer advice and thoughts on the craft, but Brian Koppelman (Rounders, Ocean's 13, the upcoming Runner, Runner) is the first to do it via looping video. "Six Second Screenwriting Lessons" is Koppelman's Vine account, which he uses to share snippets of insight on screenwriting, Hollywood, and creativity. They range from illuminating to no-brainer, but all of them are encouraging coming from a guy who's been steadily writing movies for over a decade. And because they're all limited to Vine's six seconds, they're refreshingly no-nonsense.
Check them out. Here are the first three to get you started:
You can follow Brian Koppelman on the Vine mobile app, or catch the videos via his Twitter account, when he rocks the #SixSecondScreenwriting hashtag.