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Script Angel: Keeping On The Road To Screenwriting Success

Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career. Follow her on Twitter @scriptangel1. So now you know how to turn your screenwriting dreams into achievable goals  but in reality making plans is one thing, sticking to them is...

Submissions Insanity #4: Screenwriting Contests

By Lucy V. Hay So last month I was reading screenplay submissions for the Actors’ Read Through at London Screenwriters’ Festival in October. Delegates were asked to submit a short excerpt of their script for actors to read at the event, so writers might hear how their words on the page...

Submissions Insanity #1: The Basics of Online Script Submissions

Every writer knows there are insane people out there making submissions to unsuspecting agents, producers, filmmakers and Execs – but very few believe s/he personally is one of those offending scribes. After all, if you’re not mailing rubbish bins or posting scripts under toilet doors, then *you* gotta be okay, right?...

Screenwriting Website of the Week: Bang2Write

Congratulations to our new screenwriting website of the week, Bang2Write. Lucy V. Hay is a novelist, script editor, screenwriter, blogger, and one of the organizers of London Screenwriters’ Festival and associate producer of Brit Thriller ‘Deviation’, starring Danny Dyer and Anna Walton. Lucy has read for indie prodcos, screen agencies, investment...