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Writer - Free Fountain Screenwriting Tool

By Hendrik Noeller

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Writer is an easy screenwriting application based on the fountain language, which is similar to markdown, but optimized for screenwriting by automatically recognizing e.g. scene headers or dialogue. These will be automatically formatted while writing, and the final result can be exported as a PDF, HTML or FDX (Final Draft) file, ready to meet hollywood standards.

For more information about fountain, see

What's New in Version 2.1

- Outline: you can now summon an outline sidebar to quickly jump to sections or scenes
- New Icon!
Bugfix: Formatting inside formatting (z.B.: **bold with _underline_ inside**) wasn't correctly exported to pdf


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Customer Reviews

free! even when celtx stopped being free!

thank you good sir or ma’am maybe both? … Better than some paid apps I’ve used and free!

Thank you

All I can say is thank you for making this app and for continuously improving it!

Best app

This is the best app for the very low price of free thank you for making this app and also allowing us to save to our desktops am going to use this app to work on the next Hollywood blockbuster

Writer - Free Fountain Screenwriting Tool
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  • Free
  • Category: Productivity
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.1
  • Size: 2.3 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.8 or later, 64-bit processor

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