Best of the Web 3 Feb

Story & Structure

:: Story Themes and ‘Road To Perdition’
:: Some Stories Don’t Need a Nemesis Character
:: Go Into The Story: Groundhog Day
:: Screenplay Review: The $1 Billion Movie That Never Was, ‘Halo’
:: Rom Com Transcript with Guest Diane Drake
:: Great Movie Scene: The Deer Hunter
:: ScriptShadow Script to Screen Review: End Of Watch
:: Screenwriter David Magee on adapting Life Of Pi
:: Dream Sequences suck!

Script Perfection

:: Writer’s block? What Writer’s Block?
:: Screenwriting Tips From A-Z: Jim Mercurio
:: Action Lines – Less is More
:: Scriptnotes Podcast, Ep. 73
:: Screenwriting Tip #1207
:: TV Writer Podcast 069: Rick Muirragui
:: 10 Screenwriting Lessons You Can Learn From The Thing
:: Scriptnotes Podcast #74

Pitching & Selling

:: How to Make Your Movie No Matter What
:: January 2013 Pitch Sales Roundup
:: Crowd Funding Your Film
:: Netflix: The New Super-Charged HBO
:: Stories from the Front Lines
:: Private Film Investors
:: The Screenwriter and Public Domain
:: The Creative Power of the Multi-hyphenate Screenwriter

Best of the Rest

:: The Best Screenwriting School in the World
:: Establish Writing Habits
:: Interview: Sean Robert Daniels (2012 Nicholl winner)
:: The Importance of Reading Screenplays
:: Writer/Director David O. Russell: Silver Linings Playbook
:: Dick Wolf Interview: Archive Of American Television
:: A Couple of Awesome Observations About Deadwood
:: ‘American Pickers’ Road to TV with Show Creator Mike Wolfe
:: Don’t Let Another Writer’s Success Get You Down
:: Get a Free Pass to GATE

With thanks to Jamie Campbell and Brooke Trezise.



About the Author

Jamie Campbell

Jamie Campbell is an author, screenwriter, and television addict.Jamie is proud to be an Editor for The Story Department.Her latest series Project Integrate is out now.

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