Christmas

Short Circuit: Throwdown Lowdown on Screenwriting Exercises

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...

Meet the Reader: Ten Great Christmas Movies

It’s Christmas – time for friends and family and presents and colored lights and trees and tinsel and, if you’re lucky, a little bit of magic, especially at the movies, which have frequently found inspiration in the fantasy and emotion of this special day. It’s usually a busy time, but if...