4. The Normal Girl 5. The Best Friend 6. The Gang of Friends 7. Hot Guy 8. The Mean Girl 9. Stock Narratives
The love triangle
Dreams and ambitions
Fish out of water
10. Stock Settings
12. The Main Character 16-17 years old Dysfunctional family Nothing special Easy to pick on Fancies hottest guy in schoolFalling behind at school Aspirations to be in journalism career Favourite lesson English Language Close to her friends Name: Emily 13. Audience & Budget
Teenagers- mainly girls
Films they enjoy- comedies, drama, teen, romance
Low budget- filming mostly at school and house. New undiscovered actress- next big thing- to play the leading role.
Budget is 75k
Produced by Film 4
Its low budget, based in the UK
Nowhere Boy, Slumdog Millionaire and many more.
15. Syd Fields Theory
Emily walking to school with her best friend going to go meet up with her gang of friends.
As she is walking and complaining about her bad night of listening to her parents rows she walks into the prettiest girl in school, who hates her. She is standing with the hottest guy in school who Emily fancies.
16. Plot Point 1
Hot guy asks mean girl out = Emily extremely jealous and upset.
17. Act 2
Hot guy starts to hang out with Emily and they spend a lot of time together.
18. Plot 2
Mean girl is jealous of Emily and starts to embarrass her in front of all her friends.
19. Act 3
Hot guy sees that Mean girl is being horrible and then dumps her for Emily. Emily is happy.