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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 for UCLA’s Masters’...

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 about trying. It’s...

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 in mind that...