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 unknown screenwriter breaks out a hammer and puts the final touches on the two … [Read more...] about Why Screenwriting Agents Don’t Take Time To Read Your Script (And What To Do)
Guinevere Turner is a writer, director and actor who has been working in film and TV since her 1994 debut film Go Fish. She went on to act in several films, including The Watermelon Woman, Chasing Amy, and Treasure Island. Eventually she teamed up with Mary Harron to write American Psycho and then … [Read more...] about Screenwriting Advice: Write The WORST Scene Ever!
Screenwriting Tips For Low Budget Filmmaking by Adam Patel I started screenwriting when I was ten. I wrote epic stories that took place in weird and wonderful worlds. They were both spectacular and breath-taking. The only problem was that they would have required a budget in the hundreds of … [Read more...] about Screenwriting Tips For Low Budget Filmmaking
Screenwriting is the heavy lifting for your movie. Without a good script you limit your chances for success from the onset. Your goal is to only work with the best material you can get your hands on. You will want to decide if you will write your screenplay yourself, with a writing partner or if you … [Read more...] about Write or Acquire a Screenplay
So you are seeking ideas on how to turn your book into a movie. First of all, congratulations on finishing your book. Writing requires every degree of discipline you can muster. And now that your book is complete, I can understand why you would want to turn your story into a movie. Going from a … [Read more...] about How To Turn Your Book Into A Movie