screenwriting industry

breaking into the screenwriting industry

Nancy Nigrosh on Breaking Into the Screenwriting Industry

Screenwriters World Conference brings together a wide variety of executives and teachers to give screenwriters a unique perspective on the industry. Meet Nancy Nigrosh, instructor at UCLA Extension Writers’ Program. Nancy has an MFA in Film & TV (Screenwriting) from UCLA, and an MA in Education from Antioch University. She serves as a Judge...

How to Succeed in Screenwriting Without Even Trying

Meet one of our fabulous speakers at Screenwriters World East Conference in NYC, Susan Kouguell. Now that I’ve caught your attention with a spin on this infamous Broadway musical title — I must make a confession.  This title is wishful thinking.   How to succeed in the screenwriting world is not all...

Meet the Reader: The Dark Side

Last month I wrote a column on how to deal well with the critiques and criticisms of your screenwriting. After the column posted, I was taken to task by a few people for painting too rosy a picture of the industry. Most of these brickbats were triggered by this paragraph: Keep...