Dustin Lance Black Shows How He Writes an Award-Winning Screenplay

By: Jase Peeples

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has launched the new digital documentary series Academy Originals, providing viewers with an insider's look at the art of filmmaking. The initiative is described by AMPAS as a series that "examines everything from the creative process, to the moments that changed the course of filmmaking, to the artists who are charting its future."

The most recent episode features out screenwriter Dustin Lance Black, who takes viewers inside his creative process and reveals the intense workload he endures while crafting a screenplay. Watch below.