Logline it! – Black List 2012 – Week 22

Writing loglines is an essential skill for screenwriters, from early development through to the pitch. In this section, we review the loglines and short synopses of the screenplays that made it into the Blacklist 2012. Learn from the feedback and perfect your own loglining skills. by The Judges EX BOYFRIEND OF THE BRIDE [box]”After he finds out his ex-girlfriend is …

[Video]: Chris Terrio on Argo

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An uncut conversation between screenwriter Chris Terrio (Argo, ) on reclusive contemplation, crippling debt, weathering the loneliness of writing and using desire to find one’s path. . If you liked this, check out more videos about screenwriting or filmmaking. And if you know of a great video on Screenwriting, let us know in the comments. Thanks!

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40 Years of The Exorcist

If you know people who went to see “The Exorcist” (1973) in a movie theater upon its first release, you might want to ask them about that experience sometime. by Alex Smith Most likely they were surrounded by shrieks, and may have been shrieking themselves. With this film, director William Friedkin changed the horror movie forever. Once Linda Blair sprayed …