Nick Kazan has written scripts for the films Reversal of Fortune, At Close Range, Frances, and more. In this 10-minute clip he talks about his process as a writer, from engaging storyline to authentic dialogue.
Ira Glass is an accomplished storyteller (as are all the staff members of the radio show This American Life). In the following video series, he talks engagingly and intelligently about the process of writing and telling an interesting story. And though he is talking about documentary stories, his ideas also apply to fiction.