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manjusri posted a topic in TroubleshootingHello Storyist Forums, I'm writing screenplays using fountain syntax. However, I can't figure out how to get Storyist's fountain exporter NOT to add extra returns in-between single-spaced lines of text. Has anyone figured this out? I'm writing in a Storyist Text File and decreasing the After Paragraph spacing from 10 to 0. However, the fountain exporter exports: JOHN (into phone) I'm on my way. as: JOHN (into phone) I'm on my way. And thus it breaks the fountain syntax and cannot be rendered in screenplay format without fixing this in the exported file first. This is the same for any instance of a manual, single-spaced return, such as indented action text: Room 492 Calzone Exports as: Room 492 Calzone Any fixes for this behavior? I realized that I can simply use Storyist's text file exporter as an alternative, and that eliminates these issues completely. The text exporter exports exactly what's on the page without adding any extra returns. But I'm curious why it's fountain exporter doesn't export exactly what's on the page, and if there's a way to fix it. Thanks!
Hi all, The Austin Film Festival's 2015 Screenplay Competition is going to close May 20th. So you still have time to submit! This year, AFF will provide Reader Comments to ALL entrants in the Screenplay & Teleplay Competition for FREE! In addition, all entrants receive registration discounts, with added discounts when you place in the competition. Unlike other screenplay competitions, your experience with AFF doesn’t end after making the first cut. Second Rounders (the esteemed top 10-12% in each category), Semifinalists, and Finalists attend special panels not open to regular badge holders. AMC is sponsoring an award for One-Hour pilots, and the Writer’s Guild of America East who will provide three established WGAE screenwriters to judge the Final Round of the Drama category. There is also the Enderby Entertainment for scripts with an original concept and distinctive voice that can be produced for under $5 million, and Frank Darabont’s Darkwoods Productions will be awarding this year’s top Sci-Fi scripts. And for the first time, we're accepting short and digital series scripts. May 20, 11:59 pm PST is the Late (and Final) Deadline for screenplay submissions. Ask if you have questions! http://www.austinfilmfestival.com/su...leplay/online/