Screenwriting is starts by writing a crappy first draft. And the real writing begins in the rewrite. This is because nobody writes a perfect first draft. This is good news if you're willing to do the necessary work to rework … [Read more...] about Why Finishing A Crappy First Draft Is Essential For Screenwriters
If you're trying to figure out how to write a screenplay you can produce yourself, you're not alone. Prior to making my own movies, I worked for a producer in NYC. And I want to take a moment and apologize for never … [Read more...] about How To Write A Screenplay You Can Produce (Yourself)
Ever wonder why screenwriting agents don't take time to read your script? I mean think about it... Somewhere in the world someone has just finished the first draft of her first screenplay, ever. Full of enthusiasm, the … [Read more...] about Why Screenwriting Agents Won’t Read Your Script (And What To Do)
If you're currently working on your next movie script, this might be of interest to you. My screenwriting friend Jurgen Wolff is hosting another MAD (Massive Action Day) on April 9. It's all online and it's free. According … [Read more...] about Screenwriting MAD Event
Today's Filmmaking Stuff guest article comes from veteran screenwriter Jurgen Wolff. I find Jurgen's approach to movie script writing to be very useful. In the following article, he expresses his thoughts on The Hero's … [Read more...] about Writing a screenplay-hold that template!