Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer/director Roland Joffé about his new film, The Forgiven, starring Forest Whitaker and Eric Bana. We also talk about the very early days of his career working as a painter and getting promoted to director on a small theater production.
Your query letter is out in the world. Barri Evins’ advice on how to reply like a pro, turn a pass into a positive, and recognize an open door.
Comedian and television writer Devon Shepard talks about the early days of his career and how he broke in to the business. He has written for many hit television shows such as Crash, Weeds, MADtv, and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
After taking a two-year break in order to reevaluate and revamp the competition, Sidewalk Film Festival committee is bringing Sidewrite back larger and better than ever! The 20th Annual Sidewalk Film Festival takes place August 20th-26th, 2018.
In business, information is often the most valuable part of your arsenal, so protecting it is key to business survival. Christopher Schiller sheds light on the non-disclosure agreements, explaining when and why to use an NDA.
Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer/director Michael Radford about his latest feature film, a biopic about singer Andrea Bocelli, called The Music of Silence. We also discuss the early days of Michael's career, directing documentaries and how he was able to make the leap from documentaries to feature films.
Director Vanessa Parise on directing for TV and film and what it takes to make it. Parise discusses her journey from Harvard to Second City to helming shows for Amazon, Netflix, and Lifetime.
While many gurus tout quick screenwriting tips, the craft of screenwriting is anything but quick and easy. Ray Morton examines the importance of tackling the heavy lifting of dramatic writing.
Before you submit your script for coverage or critique, make sure your work is void of things that annoy script readers! Professional script reader, Brian O'Malley, shares insights into things script readers hate to see in a screenplay.
Ashley Scott Meyers talks with writer, director, and producer Reese Eveneshen about his new sci-fi feature film, Defective, how he got the film produced, and how he got his start in the movie business.