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Screenwriter’s Guide to Finding a Hollywood Manager or Agent
Screenwriting 30th Sep 2016

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The storyline: original. The structure: powerful. The characters: well-developed. The climax: mind-altering. The payoff: worth every single moment of the journey.
Screenwriters Beware! Copyright and Nondisclosure Agreements
Screenwriting 28th Sep 2016

screenwriting, scriptwriting, copyrighy

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.
10 Common elements of award winning screenplays
Screenwriting 21st Sep 2016

screenwriting, scriptwriting

There are some strikingly similar elements present in excellent screenplays such as Oscar and/or BIFA nominated scripts like The King's Speech and 2008's Slumdog Millionaire.
First Draft: A New Alternative to Three-Act Story Structure
Screenwriting 19th Sep 2016

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One common problem is when aspiring screenwriters cannot separate the creating process from the drafting process.
The 4 Keys to a Viable Screenplay
Screenwriting 13th Sep 2016

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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.
How To Pitch A Screenplay So They Listen
Screenwriting 26th Aug 2016

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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.
5 Key ways writers become writer-directors
Screenwriting 23rd Aug 2016

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Here’s the top five things Kat Wood learned along the way to help prepare any writer thinking of making the leap into directing their first film.
Creative Writing Exercises: 10-Minute Workouts for Writers
Screenwriting 15th Aug 2016

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Most writers I know have a little voice in their head called The Inner Editor.
6 Essential Tips for Landing an Agent or Manager
Screenwriting 11th Aug 2016

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Not sure where to start? Here are some guidelines to help you get skin in the game.