script readers

Creating a Great Reading Experience - Visualize!

Breaking & Entering: The Audience Is Listening

A producer who’s sold to all the majors, Barri Evins created Big Ideas to give aspiring screenwriters what it takes to break into the business by sharing methods she uses with professional writers. Remember the thrill of sitting in a darkened movie theatre, the film about to start, and being surrounded...

Submissions Insanity #2: Crazy Writers

Put script editors and script readers in a room together and it won’t be long before they’re talking about That Time They Dealt With A Crazy Writer – and they’ll usually have multiple tales to tell! I know I do. Try some of these for size… 1. Meltdown. Every time I press...

Good Writers, Bad Rewrites

Why do bad rewrites happen to good screenwriters? Learn the four most common reasons why your newest draft can end up being worse than the first, and make sure this doesn't happen to you!