Claudia Johnson & Matt Stevens explore the best ways to find the right writing partner— “complementary strengths” gives each collaboration its unique richness and range of experience, knowledge, and talent to tap.
As you look for the right writing partner, look for someone with similar sensibilities to your own. Do you want to tell the same kinds of stories? Do you share the same writing goals?
Claudia Johnson & Matt Stevens explore the best ways to find the right writing partner—and the crucial qualities to look for in a prospective co-writer.
Paul Joseph Gulino explores backstory in 'Blue Jasmine.' Woody Allen avails himself extensively of one such technique -- the flashback.
Download some of this year’s award-season screenplays. At a Beverly Hills Q&A for Captain Phillips, four days before the Oscar® nominations were announced, screenwriter Billy Ray was moved to explain why the competition means so much to him. “It’s not that I’m looking for awards or honors,” he said earnestly. “It’s that I look at...
TV writers need to learn how to take a punch, a mandatory eight count and then get up and go back at it. They also have to know how to throw a punch.