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SCREENPLAY CONTESTS (Careful, 72% of Them Are Scams. The Best 10 Are…)
Screenwriting 15th Mar 2016
SCREENPLAY CONTESTS WORK… MAYBE? Screenplay Contests come in 4 categories that are (1) They Suck & You’re an Idiot for Entering, (2) They’re Ego but it Helped You to Do a Re-Write, (3) They’re Good & You Could get Hired & Optioned or (4) They’re Great and You Have an Agent & Offers.
7 New Scripting Tips, Straight from Oliver Stone, Mark Duplass, Cassian Elwes and David Seidler
Screenwriting 14th Mar 2016
At this year's Sun Valley Film Festival, a gathering of filmmakers offered up some fresh tips for the art of scripting.
How to Get Over Your Worst Screenwriting Phobias
Screenwriting 14th Mar 2016
One of the main differences that distinguishes amateurs from professional writers is that amateurs sometimes write whereas professionals write on a regular basis.
How to Protect Your Screenplay Before Submitting It
Screenwriting 11th Mar 2016
As a serious writer, you need to protect your original work. It seems now more than ever people are disregarding copyright laws.
4 Screenwriting secrets
Screenwriting 8th Mar 2016
This is a Must Read… #3 & #4 Are Super Great
“Your Query Sucks:” 10 Reasons Why Your Screenplay is Being Ignored by Readers
Screenwriting 7th Mar 2016
The query is often the only way unrepresented, and under-represented, writers are able to attract attention to their script.
Free online course - An Introduction to Screenwriting
Screenwriting 2nd Mar 2016
This free online course explores the key concepts and fundamental principles involved in the process of screenwriting.
Writing in Genre
Screenwriting 2nd Mar 2016
WGA writer, Michael Tabb, shares how he goes from zero to story without ever incurring writers block.
5 Essential Tips From Oscar-Nominated Screenwriters of 'Carol' and 'Room'
Screenwriting 29th Feb 2016
Two Oscar-nominated screenwriters offer fascinating insights on how to shepherd tricky adaptations to the screen.
Beginners’ Playwriting Workshop at Artscape
Screenwriting 25th Feb 2016
The workshop introduces delegates to the basic techniques of playwriting and includes writing exercises together with DVDs of famous plays as examples of great playwriting.