Log line/ initial idea in 2 sentences:
“Someone (protagonist) wants (desire) something (goal) badly (necessity) and
is having difficulties getting it.” OR: “Someone badly wants to get away from
something but is having difficulties escaping.”
Protagonist: Who is the main character and how does he naturally move?
Desire: What is he looking for? Which movement quality is he looking for?
Goal: What should be the result of his actions? Which movement quality
corresponds with his goal?
Necessity: Why is it so important that he achieves his goal? Which movement
quality corresponds with the reasons?
Sequence synopsis Movement quality Visual ideas
Genre (underline your chosen genre/s):
action, adventure, comed, crime, documentary, drama, family, fantasy, horror,
mystery, romance, science fiction, sport, thriller, war, western
Your performance will be composed of 3 acts; each act includes 2 - 4
sequences; sequences can be subdivided into scenes or e.g. movement
phrases; and scenes are built out of shots (e.g. dance moves if one is thinking
visually) or beats (if one is thinking in narrative or musical terms).