Screenwriting Networking Events & Meetups

It’s not what you know; it’s who you know. That’s an expression Hollywood is all too familiar with. If you live outside of Los Angeles, or even if you live within the L.A. city limits, how do you connect with industry insiders? Social media has changed the way screenwriters network within and outside of Hollywood. People who were otherwise guarded by gatekeepers are now approachable online. Learn how to take your online network offline to make real connections that will advance your career.

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Finding Writers’ Groups

Leave the well-known Inner Harbor tourist area of Baltimore on straight as a rod Eastern Avenue and you will come to a neighborhood of row homes, parks, busy street-front shops and The Patterson. The Patterson was one of the great movie houses of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s but is now home to the...

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Writing Wrap Up: Writing Goals – Goal-ivate to Motivate

Ready, Get, GOOOOOOAL! One way of setting writing goals, is to organize them by phase: a.  Creation, b.  Refining, and c.  Marketing. I find it helpful to compare writing to other business processes, which generates a tangible image. If you compare writing to a traditional business like building a better car; creation, refining and marketing could...

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Join Our ScriptMag Writers’ Group!

Writing can often be a solitary endeavor. But finding screenwriters to connect with isn’t always easy, especially when you live nowhere near the coffeehouses of Hollywood. ScriptMag wants to offer you a way to find other writers, share your goals, learn more about the craft and business from each other, and possibly find future...