Chris Do shares his 5 tips on how to tell a story. Storytelling secrets. How can you make your Vlogs more interesting by understanding storytelling fundamentals? What makes for great stories?
These 5 tips will help you tell a better story for Vlogs, documentaries, short form animation or just about anything that could use a more compelling story. Get better in 7 minutes.
Robert McKee “Story”
Kindra Hall— storytelling advisor
Francis Glebas “Directing The Story”
00:23 Tip 1 Stories are about conflict w/ “The Grandmaster”
00:42 Character, Want, Obstacle
00:50 Romeo & Juliet analysis w/ title animation by SF Shakespeare Festival
01:34 Tip 2 Robert McKee author of “Story”– subjective expectations meets objective reality
02:26 Tip 3 Kindra Hall- storytelling advisor/consultant breaks down story as normal, explosion, new normal
03:38 Tip 4 Story Delaying- tip from author Francis Glebas “Directing the Story”.
04:49 Tip 5 Make your story dramatic. Make matters feel like they are life and death. In other words, exaggerate and be melodramatic. Think of a situation through the eyes of an angst ridden teenager.
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