Author Archives: Heather Hale

Heather Hale

About Heather Hale

Heather Hale is a Film and Television Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Consultant and Author. Her credits include the indie thriller, Absolute Killers (2011), the $5.5M Lifetime Original Movie, The Courage to Love (2000) and dozens of hours of syndicated, reality, industrials, infomercials and edutainment programming that have won a couple Emmys, Ace and Telly awards. Her book How to Work the Film and TV Markets: A Guide for Content Creators (Focal Press/Routledge) is available at Amazon and a ton of FREE RESOURCES are available on her site. Look for Story$elling: How to Develop, Market and Pitch Film & TV Projects (Michael Wiese) in 2019. Follow Heather on Twitter or Facebook or connect on LinkedIn.

Producer’s POV: Writer Fears – I’m Not Good Enough

Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! Isn’t that every writer’s greatest fear? Producer Anne Marie Gillen recently posed this question to our Mastermind Group: “What keeps you awake at night?What are those nasty thoughts that keep playing around in your head?  The shoulda-coulda-woulda?” It stimulated such an open and...

Story Maps by Daniel Calvisi Book Review

Story Analyst Dan Calvisi used to only reveal the inner workings of his method to his students and script consulting clients now but he’s sharing his template in his new eBook: Story Maps: How to Write a GREAT Screenplay, available as a download purchase directly off his on his Act Four...

The Great Linda Seger Has Done It Again!

In this, her ninth book on screenwriting, the industry’s matriarch — who essentially created the job of script consultant three decades ago — Dr. Seger has gone on to clarify one of the most elusive elements of screenwriting in her latest book: Writing Subtext: What Lies Beneath.