Strangely, many writers are resistant to protecting their work or they take shortcuts to save a few dollars. This is foolhardy. You must protect yourself as best you can. There are several types of protection available, and you must know which to choose.
Nothing about screenwriting is easy. You have to want it bad, and you have to come prepared for a fight. When you’re in the trenches and can’t see the forest from the trees…and every writer is there at one time or another…here are some essentials to keep in mind.
Are you wondering how to pitch a screenplay? You’re not alone. The other day Jurgen Wolff got an email from a writer who had an appointment to pitch her movie idea to a producer and she was in a panic.