Iceberg Storytelling

How to Craft a Remarkable Short Film with "Iceberg Storytelling"

For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn. This is Ernest Hemingway's infamous six-word short story, supposedly written after a bar room bet with a group of his contemporaries. It’s also one of the finest examples ever conceived of what I like to call “iceberg storytelling,” where the writer gives the audience a sparse, stripped-down story with just enough information to fill in the details with their imagination.

How to Craft a Remarkable Short Film with "Iceberg Storytelling"