The film The Shape of Water (2017) is the realization of a fairy tale idea filmmaker Guillermo del Toro has been imagining since he was a young boy. Christopher Schiller shares his insights.
Something interesting has been happening in recent years: feature films aren't the only type of independently produced content to find success. Episodic content has had just as much success finding its way to mainstream distribution.
Script caught up with Julie Holderman to discuss her recent win in the Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest. The contest is unique in that the writer takes a logline given by an industry insider, Don Murphy who produced the Transformers franchise as well as Natural Born Killers, and turns it into a...
Back in March, Script magazine conducted an interview with Hollywood-Danish actor Lukas Hassel about directing, writing, and acting in his own films. Natalia Megas caught up with Lukas to get the ins and outs of winning and receiving a production deal and grant from HollyShorts Film Festival.
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.
Years ago, the only way you could get a film made was to spend near-obscene amounts of money. Marty Lang discusses the new revolution of smartphone filmmaking.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 Access Screenplay Contest, sponsored by Roadmap Writers, Final Draft and Script Magazine.
Professional screenwriter Craig Van Sickle opines his dislike of novice script writers investing their money in script feedback services when they're often kept in the dark about who is reading their material and giving them "expert" notes.
Before you whip out your smartphone camera, learn from Asmara Bhattacharya, a tired festival screener, what mistakes to avoid for film festival success.
Cheryl Laughlin interviews director Leah Warshawksi of the documentary film 'Big Sonia' – on women in films, finding the truest version of your story, and the #SmallMattersBig push for an Academy Award nomination.