It’s not those with the best movie idea.
It’s not the ones with the greatest script either, nor those with the most writing experience.
The ones who get their movies made are those who can make people believe they have the best movie idea, the greatest script and the right experience.
This means that much like your resume, you’ll have to change your story depending on who you’re talking to.
The investor with spare cash wants to hear a different story from the arty-farty airy-fairy government film development agent.
It doesn’t stop with telling a great story in your screenplay.
Once you have told that story, you need to start telling/selling another one.