Kit Scenarist is a free Russian written cross platform software to help you create properly formatted screenplays. It includes simple automatic tabulation for character dialogue, action etc. and includes various tools such as a statistics pane and a cards pane to manage each of your scenes. It also has character and location tabs where you can keep track of your characters and locations (sets).
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Pro Works offline
Kit scenarist does not require a constant Internet connection in order to use it.
Pro Provides tools for the whole writing process
It includes research tools, a cards tool and enables documentation on everything used in the story.
Kit scenarist can be downloaded and used absolutely free of charge.
Supports Windows, Mac, Linux, and even has Android and iOS apps (although the last two are not free). This makes sharing easier in studios and diverse work situations.
Pro Character and set management
The character and set management tools in Kit scenarist extend the flexibility of the software by allowing writers to add descriptions to each character or location, along with some pictures, URLS, or "mind maps". These tools can be especially useful for small crews who need an easy and integrated way to keep track of everything they have.
Pro Contains statistics tools
The statistics tools can permit you to keep track of how long each character talks along the script, check your action to dialogue times, complete character analysis, and tons more. It also has some real life statistics, like how many scenes you cast will have to speak in, or how long the film in a certain location will be.
Kit scenarist contains support for multiple languages and spell check. This includes some standard languages such as:
English, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, and others.
Pro Supports .FDX
KIT scenarist supports the industry standard .FDX format.
It can both import and export your files as such.
Pro Paid online collaboration service
Kit scenarist provides for online collaboration service, under a subscription fee.