Three people are stuck in an elevator because one of them caused the elevator to stop because they needed to trap one of the people in the elevator but the third person is seemingly unrelated. An Uber ride breaks down in the middle of nowhere and they must wait...
I asked Matthew Paris if I could interview him and the following text is a transcript of our chat conversation. HC: Hi Matthew, thanks so much for doing this chat interview with me. Let's jump right in with an introduction. Can you tell us what film project you're...
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.
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