WHIPLASH - Perfecting Story Structure

In this video essay, CinemaWizardBoy the 3-act story structure, why it works and how Damien Chazelle perfected this model in his debut feature film, Whiplash, highlighting his use of character archetype to appeal to viewers’ subconscious.

 

 

 


Character Archetypes


The 3-Act Structure


Psychological Drama


Damien Chazelle


Whiplash