Screenwriting Competitions Are Worth More Than You Think

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Google “screenwriting competitions” and you will get a bazillion links to all kinds of articles on the subject. by Phillip Parker Most will tell you that there are only half a dozen or so that are worth the price of admission- The Nicholl Fellowships, the Austin Screenwriter’s Festival, Scriptpipeline, the Page Awards, Zoetrope, Big Break, […]

Best of the Web 23 Nov

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Script Perfection :: No Nudity in Your Script? We’ll See About That :: Improve Your Writing. With Puzzles :: Screen 2030: Mark Pesce Pitching & Selling :: Can’t Get The Rights to an Adaptation? Don’t Give Up! :: Motorcycle Diaries Scribe to Write New White Fang Movie. Best of the Rest :: Which One is […]

[Video]: Writers Roundtable

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A look at the life of the modern film and TV writer: The Hollywood Reporter sits down with Jonathan Nolan (Interstellar), Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl), Anthony McCarten (The Theory of Everything), Jon Favreau (Chef), Chris Rock (Top Five), Graham Moore (The Imitation Game) join THR’s executive editor Matt Belloni.

Best of the Web 16 Nov

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Story & Structure :: Gone Girl script :: The Writer Of “Interstellar” Thinks We Need To Leave Earth Script Perfection :: The Imitation Game’ – Interview with Screenwriter Graham Moore :: Sorkin Discusses Jobs Movies and the Pressures of Writing Pitching & Selling :: The Black List Analysed. Would it Help You in Picking Genres? […]

Best of the Web 9 Nov

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Story & Structure :: How To Write The Perfect Screenplay With This Simple Science :: Top Screenwriters Reveal How To Avoid the Pitfalls of Film Adaptation Script Perfection :: “Is Perfectionism Ruining Your Screenplay?” :: NBC Scene Showcase :: Your Sex Confession Is Her Screenplay Pitching & Selling :: Screenwriters’ Aerie Goes up for Lease […]