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Neo-noir: The Dark Side of Creative Writing

Using an internal darkness for creative writing ideas.

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Neo-noir: The Dark Side of Creative Writing

  1. 1. NOIR? OF CREATIVE WRITING NEO-NOIR By Author Michael Forman
  2. 2. NOIR? WHAT IS NOIR?
  3. 3. FILM NOIR = A popular film genre in the fifties.
  4. 4. FILM NOIR KEY POINTS Heavy Shadows and Backlighting High Contrast and Cigarettes Blinds Guns
  5. 5. And The Infamous Femme Fatale!
  6. 6. “NOIR” DOESN’T APPLY TO JUST FILM MANUSCRIPTS “NOIR” WASN’T WRITTEN ONLY FOR THE 50’s THE 50’s WAS STILL A COOL DECADE TO A PART OF! GREASE! Was set in the 50’s
  7. 7. “MODERN” NOIR IS BEING WRITTEN TODAY (GREASE IS NOT NOIR) IT’S CALLED NEO-NOIR “NEO” = “NOW” AND NEO-NOIR IS AS DARK AS EVER BUT WRITTEN NOW YOU MAY HAVE READ OR WATCHED NEO-NOIR AND NOT KNOW IT!
  8. 8. INGREDIENTS TO ROASTED NEO-NOIR • TAKE A NARRATIVE AND INCLUDE FRESH BLACK • DARK INTENTION • A DYSTOPIA (MENTAL or MAN MADE) • MURDER • PSYCHOPATHIC TENDANCIES • SITUATIONAL DISSOCIATON • BLOOD (OPTIONAL) CLICK FOR MORE
  9. 9. INGREDIENTS TO ROASTED NEO-NOIR • TAKE A NARRATIVE AND INCLUDE FRESH BLACK • DARK INTENTION • A DYSTOPIA (MENTAL or MAN MADE) • MURDER • PSYCHOPATHIC TENDANCIES • SITUATIONAL DISSOCIATON • BLOOD (OPTIONAL) CLICK FOR MORE
  10. 10. NEO-NOIR INSPIRATIONAL IMAGES Do these repulse or stimulate?
  11. 11. IF YOU ANSWERED REPULSE, THEN EXIT NOW AND HAVE A NICE DAY IF YOU ANSWERED STIMULATE, THEN STAY. I HAVE A REAL TREAT FOR YOU.
  12. 12. SO YOU STAYED! SICK PUPPY!
  13. 13. (But I’m more a cat person though) SO AM I! NOW I HAVE YOU IN MY CLUTCHES AND HAVE SET THE SCENE…. I’ve been authoring novels for several years now using images like these to write for the NEO-NOIR genre, then using social media to spread the word. My work is dark, very dark indeed. It’s an acquired taste. Happy endings? Sure. Why not? Death is pleasing.
  14. 14. KURDAITCHA LET ME INTRODUCE YOU TO MY PROTAGONIST…. •A genetic remnant of ancient man. •Activated by storms. •Sexually violent. •Bad teeth.
  15. 15. KURDAITCHA LET ME INTRODUCE YOU TO MY PROTAGONIST…. •Mostly unseen but lightning reveals him. •Rage driven. •Artistically sadistic. •Lives next door.
  16. 16. SEETHINGS LET ME INTRODUCE YOU TO THE NOVEL HE DWELLS IN: •Available from Amazon •Available from Kindle •More information on the Homesite •Subscribe to author’s posts READ NOW AND JOIN ME IN THE DARKEST BLACKNESS OF ALL!

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