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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
Like it or not, filmmaking is a business. And if you really want to have a career making movies, you’ll need all the help you can get. One way to accelerate your career is by finding a film industry mentor. With that said, … [Read more...] about How To Find A Film Industry Mentor