How to Sell a Script and Build a Screenwriting Career

Writing a marketable screenplay is only the first part of becoming a successful screenwriter. Learning what tools you need to sell your script and knowing how to identify the market you should be targeting are essential in order to sell your screenplay. Tracking the industry trends, researching production companies, as well as mastering the art of crafting a pitch, one-sheet and query letter will all increase your odds of selling a script.

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MEET THE READER: Spec Script No Nos

When writing and presenting your spec script, you want to be sure to avoid doing anything that might undermine its salability or peg you as an amateur. Ray Morton gives you insights into making your spec shine.