Gone Girl — Don't Underestimate the Screenwriter

The hardest part about screenwriting isn’t having an idea for a story, it’s figuring out how to tell that story in a compelling way. In this video, Michael examines three of the classic screenwriting techniques used by Gillian Flynn in her screenplay adaptation of Gone Girl, which helped her masterfully transform her novel into a modern film noir thriller.

 

 


Film Analysis


Crime Thriller


Crime Thriller


Drama/Mystery


David Fincher


Gone Girl