Highland How-To: Forcing Transitions
Highland automatically recognizes most transitions (such as
CUT TO: or
DISSOLVE TO:) if you write them in ALL CAPS and put a : at the end. No tabs or right-alignment necessary.
But sometimes you need a right-aligned transition for something that Highland doesn’t automatically format. No problem.
You can force text to be formatted as a transition by starting or ending a line with
Sara’s eyes flutter. She GASPS and then --
For more tips on Fountain Syntax and how to tweak the way Highland 2 displays your writing, check out our knowledge base for additional tips.