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Entries open for the WGSA free Introduction to Scriptwriting workshop
Screenwriting 14th Apr 2016
FREE workshop series in Soweto! PLUS the top 20 achievers, will receive sponsored access to attend the Peter Russell workshop on 14 and 15 May in Johannesburg (worth over R3,000 per person!)
Eight Unconventional Tips for Screenwriters
Screenwriting 11th Apr 2016
Charlie Sierra has compiled his own list of methods, some pretty unconventional, that are more or less surefire ways to kickstart his creativity and avoid those dreaded screenwriting dry spells.
Putting Treatments on the Couch
Screenwriting 7th Apr 2016
Treatments are misunderstood and undervalued. It’s time to investigate why they’re an invaluable tool in the screenwriter’s toolbox.
10 Common elements of award winning screenplays
Screenwriting 29th Mar 2016
Clues to what makes a movie or movie screenplay award-worthy.
How to win screenplay contests
Screenwriting 24th Mar 2016
The best way to win writing contests is to write a better script than everybody else, but there are some additional tips I can offer.
Free eBook Offers over 430 Screenwriting Examples to Get What's in Your Head Onto the Page
Screenwriting 23rd Mar 2016
Learning how to write action or a character description can be tricky enough, but how do you write/format the phone calls, inserts, montages, and flashbacks (or audio flashbacks!) that you want in your stories?
Top Ten Best Screenwriting Contests to Enter in 2016
Screenwriting 18th Mar 2016
Since the 1990s, there has been a steady growth of screenwriting contests, competitions, and fellowships — to the point where there seems to be an endless stream of them. How do you find the ones that are worthwhile to enter?
What Is the Key to Writing a Good Short Film Script?
Screenwriting 17th Mar 2016
Short filmmakers share their secrets that got them into SXSW.
Meet the PMD, the Crew Position You Didn't Know You Needed
Screenwriting 15th Mar 2016
Who is in charge of your marketing and distribution process?