How to Write Compelling Characters

Writing characters the audience cares about is essential for any movie. Check out these videos for tips on how to create compelling characters.
Aaron Sorkin – How to Develop Characters
By Jack's Movie Reviews
QUENTIN TARANTINO | How to write Characters
By MUST SEE FILMS
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Edgar Wright: How to Make a Protagonist
By Karsten Runquist
How To Create A Strong Female Character
By The Closer Look
What I Learned From Watching: The French Connection (1971)
By CinemaTyler
Star Wars: Creating Unforgettable Supporting Characters
By Tyler Mowery
Marvel's Super-Powered Characterization
By Films&Stuff
Breaking Bad - What Shaped Walter White
By Jack's Movie Reviews
Creating Daniel Plainview [1/2]: Research, Voice, Costume, and Development | There Will Be Blood
By CinemaTyler
Creating Daniel Plainview [2/2]: Method Acting, Direction, and False Starts | There Will Be Blood
By CinemaTyler
Good Will Hunting — The Psychology of Character
By Lessons from the Screenplay
Shaun of the Dead — Why Comedy Needs Character
By Lessons from the Screenplay
There Will Be Blood: Vocal Control in Movies
By Now You See It
DC Films' Character Problem
By Patrick (H) Willems
The Coen Brothers' Art of The Minor Character
By Thomas Flight
Ali - Supporting Character
By Writing with the Camera
True Detective | How to Develop Character
By Film Radar
Writing Strong Characters - The Important Distinction Between Want and Need
By Think Story
10 Worst Female Character Pet Peeves
By Writing with Jenna Moreci
Action Masterclass: Leon: The Professional - Caring for Characters
By Rossatron
Avatar: The Last Airbender — How To Write A Compelling Backstory
By Just Write
Boyhood: How To Write a Passive Protagonist | Stories As Lessons
By Nolan Dean
Creating Believable Characters | Get Out Video Essay
By Good Filmmaking
How Denis Villeneuve Pushes his Characters
By Screened
How To Create a Great Character
By The Closer Look
How to Create Dramatic Characters
By Tyler Mowery
Logan: The Importance of Characters
By FilmInTheMaking
On Writing: Dragons! [ Game of Thrones l Eragon l How to Train Your Dragon l Avatar ] PART 2
By Hello Future Me
The Twilight Zone: How Rod Serling Writes Characters
By In Praise of Shadows
What Superman Can Teach Us About Storytelling
By Jack's Movie Reviews
What's Character Got to Do with It? (Full Session)
By The Aspen Institute
What's In A Rose: A Look At Naming Conventions
By The Lucid Creative
Why Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is So Much BETTER Than Expected
By captainmidnight
Writing Women
By Now You See It
Character Webbing: Character Development Workshop
By Nick's Lessons on Story
Empathy: Character Development Workshop
By Nick's Lessons on Story
Opponent: Character Development Workshop
By Nick's Lessons on Story
Suffering: Character Development Workshop
By Nick's Lessons on Story
Weakness: Character Development Workshop
By Nick's Lessons on Story
What Makes a Great Main Protagonist? | How to Develop the Main Character
By Two Wordy