What's New

Fixed a problem that prevented Contour, in certain situations, from saving data as expected.

App Description

"If you’re trying to finish a big box office feature but your story seems to run out of steam around page 60, Contour could help you lay a proper foundation that better equips your story for success."

3.5 out of 5 mice
Macworld Magazine

"Jeff has an acute understanding of the kind of story structure that makes for successful movies. By analyzing blockbusters he extrapolates a story construction model that is surprisingly simple and universally applicable. And, best of all, it works."

Tim Hill
Alvin and the Chipmunks

"Screenwriting is an art, and Jeff Schechter conveys both the craft and the soul of the trade. A gifted teacher, he provides methods which will help you both structure and elevate your best ideas."

David Sacks
Executive Director
The Simpsons

Have a great idea? Then get it out of your head and onto the page!

Developed in tandem with Emmy Award-nominated screenwriter Jeffrey Alan Schechter, Contour is a proven story development system that streamlines the process of turning your movie ideas from first glimmer to full outline. Using the Contour story development system you’ll learn how to use the same character-based structure that all blockbuster movies use to create solid stories that hold together from Fade In to Fade Out. With its intuitive, fill-in-the-blanks approach, Contour shows you exactly what elements need to be in your script, never again leaving you to wonder, “what comes next?” Also available for iOS.

A must-have for every screenwriter.


Follow Jeffrey Alan Schechter's personal blog as he breaks down current screenplays in Contour.


iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 19, 2014 Initial release
  • August 08, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $24.99
  • August 11, 2014 Price increase: $24.99 -> $29.99
  • August 15, 2014 Price increase: $29.99 -> $49.99
  • August 28, 2014 Price decrease: $49.99 -> $24.99
  • September 04, 2014 Price increase: $24.99 -> $29.99
  • September 20, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $19.99
  • September 23, 2014 Price increase: $19.99 -> $29.99
  • October 03, 2014 Price decrease: $29.99 -> $24.99
  • October 07, 2014 Price increase: $24.99 -> $29.99

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