Ashley Scott Meyers talks with filmmaker Sonny Dyon about his new thriller short film, The Grove.
Cliché: Barri Evins explains how the overly familiar kills your script. Turning on the reader by activating their brain makes you an engaging storyteller.
Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer/director Jared Cohn about the early days of his career, how he broke in, and his latest horror film starring Michael Madsen, Devil's Domain.
Claudia Johnson & Matt Stevens explore the best ways to find the right writing partner— “complementary strengths” gives each collaboration its unique richness and range of experience, knowledge, and talent to tap.
Successful screenwriters eliminate at least one of these six actions at first and see if that does not work for you. I have a feeling it will work wonders.
Taking over the writing helm for Sharknado 5: Global Swarming is Scotty Mullen. Cameron Chapman speaks with Scotty about going from total beginner to working screenwriter in just four short years—an inspiring story for anyone looking to break in.
Ashley Scott Meyers talks with screenwriter Michael Lucker about breaking into the business, working in Steven Spielberg's office, and getting Spielberg himself to read his script.
Short filmmaker Joe Taylor talks about how he wrote, directed, and produced his new short film, Last Call.
As you look for the right writing partner, look for someone with similar sensibilities to your own. Do you want to tell the same kinds of stories? Do you share the same writing goals?
Ashley Scott Meyers talks with screenwriter and director Aaron B. Koontz about his latest feature film, Camera Obscura, and his transition from working outside of the business to pursuing filmmaking.