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