I’m a huge advocate of self-educating, and one of the best ways you can do this in screenwriting is by reading. Read scripts. Read entertainment industry news sources. Read popular screenwriting blogs and websites. Read books! Learn how to write a script, how to nurture your inner artist, and how to sell your screenplay. We live in the age of information. Grab yourself a seat and start learning. Here are the 5 best screenwriting books for aspiring writers:
SCREENPLAY: THE FOUNDATIONS OF SCREENWRITING
Syd Field is one of the most well-known names in the screenwriting industry.