How to Write a Screenplay in a Café
“Whether or not I find the café I want, the screenplay is waiting.”
LOUISE is a waitress in a coffee shop. She is in her early thirties, but too old to be doing this. She is very pretty and meticulously groomed, even at the end of her shift. She is slamming dirty coffee cups from the counter into a bus tray underneath the counter. It is making a lot of RACKET, which she is oblivious to.
Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles
More in this series
To all the wonderful would-be authors out there: Do as I say, not as I do.
Jun 27, 2017
You loved his talent first. You hope that he will not love you less, for all that you do not now achieve.
Sep 06, 2018