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Dream Career Toolkit: How To Work A Film Festival

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 there.  Meeting him commenced one of the very best parts...

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Producer’s POV: StorySelling – The Art of Pitching

Pitching can be creative and (dare I say it?) even fun. And if you get good at it, it can empower and liberate you to do more of what you love to do:  write. Writers are storytellers. But when they have to sell their stories, they often freeze up. That’s an unfortunate and unnecessary...

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3 Tips on How To Manage Literary Agents

Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! Writer/agent relationships are weird.  On one hand, we trust our livelihoods to them; on the other, we want our agents to see us as invincible rock stars, talented artists they can count on.  We look to our agents to find us work and steer...