We hear very little about the low-concept screenplay. At least a sizable minority of films Hollywood releases each year are of this variety.
'Bumpin Uglies' Brazilian waxes conventional-indie expectations in Susie Griswold’s first full-length feature which she co-directed, co-produced and co-starred with Kevin Craig West of MoBetta Films.
Nothing should be placed in the script unless it has some kind of meaning, somehow furthering the characters or the story. David Landau explains how to use a set-up and payoff to elevate your audience's experience.
LIVE on Thursday, June 22nd, 1:00PM PT with Daniel P. Calvisi. Learn the crucial dramatic characteristics and techniques used by professional TV creators.
Of all the tools at a screenwriter’s disposal, titles and character names are certainly not the most important. But they still go a long way to making your script stand out, either positively or negatively. Learn how to differentiate between the two.
LIVE on Thursday, June 8th, 1:00PM PT with Peter Russell. Story bibles sell your pilot—learn how to write a great one.
Judy Burns has been a reader and a writer who, like many others, had to network to get noticed. She shares advice on choosing contests for screenwriting contest success.
One of the best ways to learn story structure is to analyze successful films. Salva Rubio beats out the film, "Lost in Translation" in his new book 'Save the Cat Goes to the Indies.'
LIVE on Thursday, May 25th, 1:00PM PT with Dr. Donna Dannenfelser. Learn steps you need to take to get your work ready for industry executives.
The first step to getting your project made is developing a rock-solid pitch. There's a right way to pitch your ideas, and this is your chance to learn it. At Produced By, you will have the opportunity to test out your pitching skills on a stellar panel of experienced producers.