Carolina Groppa Explains Exactly What Film Producers Do. So Be Nice To Them
By: Caroline Grappa
For as long as the film industry has existed, so have producers. But so has the general public’s confusion about what producers actually do. It’s surprising how poorly it is understood given the importance of this high profile position....
111 Free Tools to Help You Through the Coronavirus Pandemic
By: Adam Soccolich
There are more than 10,000 coronavirus cases and more than 150 deaths in the U.S., according to the CDC. The stock market has taken a hit. Businesses are losing customers, and workers are losing jobs. It has become frightening,...
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4 Secrets To Selling Your Screenplay… And Not Your Soul!
By: Pen Densham
As a four-year-old, I was impressed by seeing my parents making short 35mm films for the movie theaters, even riding a live 7 ft alligator in one of them. Those experiences caused me to have a life-long desire to conjure visual and emotional magic...
Career Success Comes to Those Who Try The Most Things
By: Michael Thompson
Company: Michael Thompson
When I was 24-years-old after twelve months of working my first sales job I was hand-picked by upper-management to lead a team of experienced sales executives.I was excited about the promotion, but I was also scared. I had a severe speech impediment...
6 Types Of Friends Every Screenwriter Needs
By: Amy Sullivan
Most screenwriters owe their tenacity and determination to the people they surround themselves with. This includes all the industry folks that can either directly or indirectly get your screenplays into the write (sorry, right) hands that can...
Scripted Audio Is Having Its Moment… Again
Warner Bros. Chiefs On The Present And Future Of Film & TV
When Social Media Meets Research, How Do You Know What To Believe?
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Top Industry Reps’ Advice for Breaking into Screenwriting
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The 5 Traits of Successful Writers
By: Gordy Hoffman
Company: BlueCat Screenplay Competition
Writers want success, but how do you define it? Is it writing enough to pay your bills? Is it writing to find an audience, regardless if you make enough money or not? Maybe you want to be famous or win an Emmy or Oscar. Any writer would probably...