If you’re a new or struggling filmmaker, you’re probably wondering what is an effective creative process or, at least, an easier one. For most people, the film industry seems to be purely based on crowd pleasing and pure fabrication. However, the actual processes...
Throughout my studies of the film and television industry, I’ve come to the conclusion that there is an epidemic amongst aspiring screenwriters: They stopped being aspiring screenwriters.
Not very helpful if your looking for something to make a movie about about but it is a good place to start finding your inspiration. What does it mean, after all it was written about 2500 years ago by a crazy old Chinese man who wore dresses.
As a screenplay writer, people often ask, “What is the best writing software to use?” I respond with my usual answer “WriterDuet”. Others also suggest Celtx or recommend Final Draft. Personally, I’m not sure what other writing software is out there, because I stopped at WriterDuet.
A list of Austin writers groups, and a few more in others areas of Texas.
The Austin Screenwriters Group is a resource to serve local screenwriters, providing guidance and support in all areas of the field.
Writer, producer, director Carlos Funes shares several things he’s learned along the way.
At the second AFM Wordsmiths event, Zeb Eckles gave an excellent presentation on internet resources for screenwriters. This is his list.
The following list contains resources related to screenwriting, screenwriters, writing for motion media and other related topics. Did we miss something? Please let us know in the Comments section below.
Need feedback on a script? Bring your script in any format to this event and get constructive feedback you can really use. Be sure to include the script title and writer’s name on the script. Don’t have a script? Reading scripts will make you a better writer, director, producer, filmmaker and we always need readers!