#104 Collaborating Between Writer & Director To Ground Comedy In Reality – Nicole Feenstra & Scott Rodgers

#104 Collaborating Between Writer & Director To Ground Comedy In Reality – Nicole Feenstra & Scott Rodgers

They say that great comedy is grounded in reality.  In this episode the Creator/Writer and Director of the series “Broken Hearts Division” Nicole Feenstra and Scott Rodgers talk about their collaboration and the origin of the idea.  In addition we discussed:

  • Constructing a pilot
  • Editing the script for a short film
  • Locations, costumes & blocking
  • Writing comedy vs. drama
  • Crowd-funding
  • Working within a budget
  • Theme with comedy
  • Developing character and story quickly
  • Defining Your Audience
  • Writing On Set
  • Structure

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