film festival

The Upcoming D.C. Shorts Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

The D.C. Shorts Film Festival and Screenplay Competition, an 11-day event that includes film screenings of shorts, Q&As, filmmaker workshops and free family screenings in Washington, D.C., is considered to be one of the top-tiered short film festivals nationally and around the world, and for budding screenwriters, the unique perks it offers are hard...

Dream Career Toolkit: How To Work A Film Festival

Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! This time of year is always great for me.  It’s the time of year when I celebrate both my birthday and my anniversary.  I met my husband at the LA Film Festival back when it was the LA Independent Film Festival and I worked...

Balls of Steel: Community Service for Screenwriters

We writers squirrel away in our caves, writing 100-page scripts and spending years trying to sell them. Each script is merely a lottery ticket. Seriously. You probably have a better chance at winning Mega Millions than of seeing your feature-length script on screen with A-list actors. You need a more instant gratification while you...