ISA Presents: State of The Industry w/ Lee Jessup & Max Timm

International Screenwriters' Association • 23 days ago

Join us for a deep dive into the business of Hollywood with career coach, Lee Jessup. Get ready for 2022 - expectations, plans, and more Max Timm brings on ISA friend and confidante, Lee Jessup. A long-time industry executive and screenwriting career coach, Lee will discuss the state of the industry in 2021, and what we can glean from such a wild year as we prepare for 2022. From fellowships to contests, to what to expect from networks and streamers (from a release schedule approach), and so much more. Let's get ready for 2022 together!


Lee Jessup
Author of Breaking In: Tales from the Screenwriting Trenches from Focal Press and Getting It Write: An Insider’s Guide To A Screenwriting Career published in 2014, Lee is a career coach for screenwriters, with an exclusive focus on the screenwriter’s professional development. Her clients include working film and television writers, writers who sold feature specs, original pilots and pitches to major studios and networks, as well as contest winners, television writing program participants, feature film lab participants and fellows, and emerging screenwriters just starting on their screenwriting path. In addition to her ongoing work with working and emerging screenwriters, she is a consultant for NBC International’s sales team, as well as a mentor for Universal’s prestigious Universal Writers Program.