Screenwriting is like ironing. You move forward a little bit and go back and smooth things out.
- Paul Thomas Anderson

Top 4 Reasons to Do Research for Your Next Film

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...

Top 4 Reasons Why Screenwriters Quit

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.

How to Find Inspiration for Your Next Short Film

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.

Interview with Guy Goldstein, Creator of WriterDuet

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.

Austin Screenwriters Group

The Austin Screenwriters Group is a resource to serve local screenwriters, providing guidance and support in all areas of the field.

Script & Screenwriting Basics

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