Pearls of Wisdom from Working Writers: Early Career Mistakes
The Screenwriter’s Guide to General Meetings
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...
Take Your Screenwriting Power Back
Breaking In: Representation – GETTING SIGNED
ISA Returns to Park City with Table Read My Screenplay
The International Screenwriters’ Association (ISA) is thrilled to return to Park City, UT, during this year’s Sundance Film Festival, to showcase their Table Read My Screenplay winning script with a live table read.The event will take...
Sundance Or Bust – A Review On One Of The Biggest Festivals For Filmmakers
By: Tracy Clark, Edna Barnes & Frank Leroy
Park City, Utah is host to the biggest film festival in the United States. In 1978 it was known as the United States Film Festival, then changed its name in 1989 to the Sundance Film Festival. That same year Sundance became synonymous with...
“Make Them Forget They’re Reading A Script” Says Manager Jonathan Hersh
By: Jonathan Hersh
As part of our continuing series of interviews with agents and managers, Creative Screenwriting Magazine spoke with Jonathan Hersh from Housefire Management about how screenwriters should be working with their representatives.How does a screenwriter...
PitchFesting In 20 Easy Steps
By: Bob Schultz
PitchFests are a worldwide, calendar-wide phenomenon. Formats may differ from event to event, country to country, but there are some strategies that you can get started on immediately to assure you are ready to go.WHAT YOU CAN DO NOW1. Finish your...
ISA Presents Heart of Film Conference Party at Austin Film Festival
The International Screenwriters’ Association will present the Heart of Film Conference Party as part of this year’s Austin Film Festival, as they celebrate their 25th anniversary. The festivities will take place on Saturday, October 27th at...
The Five Most Common PitchFest Questions Answered!
By: Bob Schultz
PitchFest season has turned into a year-round, worldwide affair. If you have a project and want to network with executives, you can go to LA, New York, Austin, London, Rome, and many other cities all over the globe. If you are preparing for a...