When Steven Spielberg talks, we listen.
It’s hard to distill just how much of an impact Steven Spielberg has had on the culture during his time as a director. He’s one of the most influential personalities in the history of cinema. His films include Jaws, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, Saving Private Ryan, and the latest, West Side Story.
Spielberg has always been generous with his advice and conversation. Check out this video from Outstanding Screenplays, and let’s go over his advice after the jump.
20 Screenwriting and Directing Tips from Steven Spielberg
1. Dream for a living.
This one is easier said than done, but I think it’s important to never let yourself stop dreaming. Dreams are the sparks from which we can build a fiery career. Let yourself dream, and dream as big as you need. It can help you plan for the future and find new ideas.
Author: Jason Hellerman
This article comes from No Film School and can be read on the original site.