screenwriting

  1. jodymichelle

    Creative Listing to a Better Screenplay

    Creative Listing to a Better Screenplay Written By Jared Isham Whether it is a term or not, it definitely should be and is one of my favorite tools that I use when writing a screenplay. It is a process that I like to call “listing,” or more specifically, “creative listing.” Without a doubt...
  2. jodymichelle

    Make Your Comedies Stand the Test of Time: The Importance of "Theme"

    Make Your Comedies Stand the Test of Time: The Importance of "Theme" Written by David Landau What makes some comedies stand the test of time while others fade as fast as the news in Daily Variety? Theme. I can honestly say I’ve never had a development person or a producer ask me what the theme...
  3. jodymichelle

    How to Find Your Voice as a Screenwriter

    How to Find Your Voice as a Screenwriter by Julia Camara Something I heard a lot as a new screenwriter was this talk of a “writer’s voice,” and whether it was a strong voice, an interesting voice or an intrusive voice. Like many other concepts around screenwriting, I always thought this one...
  4. jodymichelle

    Student Scripts for the Pandemic World

    Student Scripts for the Pandemic World By Fred Ginsburg, CAS, Ph.D. If you can’t film a script in the pandemic world, then film a pandemic world in a script. During the current COVID-19 situation, all of us are wondering how Hollywood is going to resume production. I have read many of the...
  5. jodymichelle

    "Less is more," and "Save it for your novel" ...But, is that true? And should we?

    Check out this inspiring screenwriting article before you start your writing session this morning. ☀️ :coffee: Humorously Said: A Look Into "Pirates of the Caribbean" By David Landau Ted Elliot & Terry Rossio’s screenplay for the hit film, “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black...
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    The 2021 BlueCat Screenplay Competition: CALL FOR ENTRIES

    The 2021 BlueCat Screenplay Competition: CALL FOR ENTRIES The BlueCat Screenplay Competition, now in its 23rd year, is open for submissions for its 2021 competition. BlueCat remains committed to the undiscovered writer and continues its tradition of providing written analysis on every script...
  7. jodymichelle

    Choosing the Right Screenwriting Software

    FREE ONLINE SIGNUP! WriterDuet. Simple, Powerful Scriptwriting. Collaborate, outline, and create with professional screenwriting software. https://bit.ly/3aQj1x9
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    Call for SCREENWRITERS to develop scripted, episodic series. PAID - US & UK

    Call for screenwriters to develop series in the US & UK Please see commissioning brief document attached for full details. Paid position 1- 6 months. Payment dependent on experience. If you are interested in submitting, please send us existing work samples...
  9. Tema Staig

    VIRTUAL SEMINAR: SCRIPT WRITING BASICS

    MAR 28 | Via Zoom Call - all are invited! INTRO TO THE SHORT SCREENPLAY is a class designed to present an overview of the basic elements that make a short screenplay work in terms of structure, character, arcs, plotting, pacing and outlining. Formatting and guidelines for creating a producible...
  10. mindscreen

    Nine Months Course in Cinematography @ MINDSCREEN FILM INSTITUTE

    MINDSCREEN FILM INSTITUTE 4, Ranga Lane, Ranga Road, Mylapore, Chennai - 600004 Ph: +91 44 42108682 / 24996417/Mobile: +91 9841612595 Web: www.mindscreen.co.in E-mail: mindscreen@mindscreen.co.in ADMISSIONS OPEN! MFi Launch its NINE MONTHS COURSE IN CINEMATOGRAPHY from May 2019 to January...
  11. Networkisa

    Writing Gigs - Writers and Screenplays Wanted

    Hi there, join ISAConnect and you can submit to paid ISA Writing Gigs. All Student Filmmakers SAVE $20 on the YEARLY Membership with code: STUDENTFM https://www.networkisa.org/isaconnect Or receive a FREE Emerging Screenwriters Contest Entry when you upgrade to ISAConnect YEARLY here...
  12. digipitchgary

    Screenwriters for Beta Test

    We are seeking screenwriters to beta-test our new free screenwriting software and democratized, trust-based community Digipitch. Please visit https://digipitch.com Thanks! Gary
  13. NYTVF

    Call for Entries: NYTVF Scripts NOW OPEN for Submissions!

    NYTVF Scripts OPEN for Submissions! In its third year, NYTVF Scripts is accepting original comedy and drama pilot scripts for consideration by broadcast, cable, and digital platform buyers. To enter, writers must submit: (1) A Pilot Script for an Original Series, (2) A Series Overview, and (3)...
  14. wesvital

    How to Tell if You Have a Great Screenplay?

    Very good info, you don't sugar coat anything.
  15. wesvital

    How to Become Famous in the Movie Business...

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  16. wesvital

    How to Avoid Scam Artists

    They are everywhere! They try to take advantage of artists because they know creative people are desperate to break into the business. This is how to avoid being taken advantage of.
  17. wesvital

    Dont Hoard Your Screenplay!!

    So you written your screen play and you want to sell it and make it into a movie but your afraid that someone is going to steel your screen play. 99.99% thats not going to happen. The number one fear of all writers, is that their screen play is going to be stolen. But dont worry to much to the...
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    Free 2018 Screenwriting Contest Calendar!

    Never miss a submission deadline again with our Calendar of 2018’s Best Screenwriting Contests!  Free to download: https://www.shorescripts.com/2018-screenplay-contest-calendar/ All the deadlines for the best screenplay contests in the world!
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    Shore Scripts Announce 2017 Screenwriting Contest Winners!

    We are extremely proud to announce 2017's WINNERS. These winning scripts are now being sent to our Judges. Their feedback will determine the order of our winners, which will be announced on 30th November. http://www.shorescripts.com/2017screenplaycontestwinners/ Each year we expand on our list...
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    Shore Scripts Announce 2017 Semi-Finalists!

    We are pleased to announce our 2017 Screenwriting Competition Feature, Short Script, and TV Pilot Semi-Finalists! This year has seen a sensational display of screenwriting talent in every category, and across every genre. So huge congratulations to those who made it through, to our...
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