3. Unlocking Your Story

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We’ve reached a crucial red-alert stage of the story process. Next chapter you’ll begin storyboarding—so whether you’re creating a title sequence, an informational video, or a festival film, etc., it’s about time for you to finalize the basic elements of your story, including plot, characters, and storyline. If you’ve followed the steps of the previous chapters, you’re likely more than ready to move forward. If this is the case, then consider this chapter a way to make moving forward even easier. It will be kind of like doing yoga to prep for a football game—your muscles (and mind) ...

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