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Qt & QML Insights – Presentation @ Qt Desktop Days 2020

Prashanth Udupa (Creator of Scrite) presented a talk on the insights gathered while developing Scrite at Qt Desktop Days 2020 as a part of Akademy 2020 virtual tech conference. The following is a video capture of his talk. Scrite is developed using Qt. Whats very unique about the use of Qt in Scrite is that […]

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Scrite Tutorial – Aug 2020 Edition

Much has changed since the first beta of Scrite was released back in April 2020. The video below is a new tutorial on Scrite. It covers the features and functionality available as of Scrite 0.4.16 Beta. This video was prepared for presenting a demo of Scrite at a webinar on “Using Screenwriting Software” hosted by […]

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Early Adopter Survey

We have been running an early adopter survey for a few weeks now. Scrite shows an in-app notification requesting the user to respond to our survey. Quite a few of our users have responded. Who are these users who responded to the survey? It turns out, half of the people who responded on the survey […]

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Annotations In Structure

The key differentiating feature in Scrite is the Structure Tab. It is in this tab you can visually map your screenplay and construct the flow of your story. With 0.4.14, we have added a new feature in the Structure Tab called Annotations. We believe that a lot of users will find it really interesting. Let’s […]

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Day, Night, INT, EXT Scenes Only

Few of our early adopters wrote to us that they would like to extract a subset of their screenplay that contains only DAY scenes or NIGHT scenes or INT scenes or EXT scenes. With Scrite 0.4.14 Beta, you can quickly filter scenes by these and generate a report. When you now select Export > Screenplay […]

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Using Input Methods

Since the first beta release of Scrite back in April 2020, a built-in transliteration mechanism was baked into the app. Many users complained that the transliteration was not as easy as the ML based transliteration services that people are used to like Google Translate and even Microsoft’s own inbuilt features in Windows 10. We did […]

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Custom Fonts

Scrite comes bundled with fonts for each language it supports. Until 0.4.12, you had to use only those fonts and no other within your screenplays. Starting with 0.4.13, we now make it possible for users to assign custom fonts to each language they want to use. The Application tab in Settings now allows you to […]

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Punyakoti – Screenplay

Writer and Director Ravi Shankar‘s crowdfunded his debut animation film, perhaps the first feature length Sanskrit Animation film, called Punyakoti. Over 100 animators worked across 5 years to bring this film to light. It is currently streaming on Netflix and has received great reviews. Music maestro Illayaraja has given music for this film. The film […]

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Bhinna – Screenplay

Writer & Director Adarsh Eshwarappa‘s Bhinna is the first Kannada film to get an “Originals” release directly on OTT. This 2019 film is available as a Zee5 Originals and you can watch it here. This film follows the life of the Kaveri. The Script of a Film, she is going to be a part of; […]

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Scriptalay

With version 0.4.11, we have added a new feature in Scrite called Scriptalay. This feature provides you access to a small but growing repository of screenplays that you can download from and study. To open Scriptalay, ensure that you are connected to the Internet and click on its button on the toolbar. Wait for Scrite […]