The same, but different. That’s what new writers are told to strive for when it comes to commercial concepts to raise their chances of a sale. It worked for screenwriter Brandon Barker.
After being chosen as one of the Top 25 in Tracking Board’s Launch Pad Competition, Eric Koenig’s script Matriarch sold to Paramount.
Manager Jake Wagner offers his advice for screenwriters trying to get representation, explaining when to query and how to get a repp's attention.
Short screenplay job opportunities abound for a writer. If you spend any time on the many screenwriting sites out there InkTip, Mandy, The Screenwriting Goldmine, DDPro Job Announcements, etc., you’ll see a constant stream of postings from directors and producers looking for writers-for-hire. That sounds great – but what if you’ve never written on assignment...
In partnership with Just Go With It screenwriter Allan Loeb, The Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest pledged $10,000 to the American Red Cross Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami Fund in appreciation of Loeb’s participation in this session’s contest.
For anyone interested in writing for TV or film, the Screenwriting Expo is a tremendous opportunity!