"Dara’s work is more than a unique approach to story. It is an understanding of the transformational process that is life."
Lisa Loomer, Screenwriter and Playwright
Girl, Interrupted and The Waiting Room

About Dara

Dara Marks, Ph.D., is a writer and leading international script consultant who has devoted the last twenty years to the development of a groundbreaking approach to the theory of the transformational arc and screenplay structure. Her unique method of story analysis has earned her top ratings by Creative Screenwriting Magazine as the best consultant in the business. She has worked with most major Hollywood studios and many independent filmmakers and has recently received a doctorate degree in Mythological Studies from Pacifica Graduate Institute. Dara is a highly sought-after keynote speaker whose work is committed to the idea that a culture speaks through its stories. She offers workshops, seminars, and script development services. Dara lives in Ojai, California, with her husband and son.

For more detailed information about Dara Marks and her theory on the Inner Script, you can read this interview with her in the monthly publication "Above the Line."