Writing Genre: Day Four at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

Writing Genre: Day Four at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

This morning I had the honor of moderating the Writing Genre: Sci/Fi, Horror and Faith-Based panel at the ScreenCraft Writers
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The Secret Panel: Day Three at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

The Secret Panel: Day Three at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

Once again, we're bringing you a recap from the 2018 ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta - where despite the rain
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Day Two at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

Day Two at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

On Day two of the ScreenCraft Writers Summit, we went to writing church, literally in a church, where experienced writers
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Day One at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

Day One at the ScreenCraft Writers Summit in Atlanta

It’s really fun to be here in Atlanta AKA Hot-lanta AKA the ATL for the ScreenCraft Writers Summit and Atlanta
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3 Iconic Director/Composer Partnerships

3 Iconic Director/Composer Partnerships

The relationship between a director and composer is often a fleeting one. A film is completed, the composer is shown
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Lucas-era USC Film School Luminaries: John Milius

Lucas-era USC Film School Luminaries: John Milius

“There isn’t any grandeur anymore.”This was the mantra of John Milius, perhaps the best known among my classmates at the
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SCREENWRITING NEWS

5 PLOT POINT BREAKDOWNS

Five Plot Point Breakdown: Romancing the Stone (1984)

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Screenplay by: Diane Thomas Breakdown by: Anthony Faust Genre: Action/Romance Runtime: 106 minutes 1. INCITING INCIDENT Joan Wilder (Kathleen Turner) is…

Five Plot Point Breakdown: The Blue Lagoon (1980)

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Screenplay Genre: Drama/Teen film Movie Time: 104 minutes 1. INCITING INCIDENT Richard (Glenn Kohan) and Emmeline (Elva Josephson) Lestrange are…

Quick Change (1990)

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Screenplay Genre: Crime film/Heist film Movie Time: 89 minutes 1. INCITING INCIDENT Grimm (Bill Murray) is just another balloon-holding clown…

Five Plot Point Breakdown: Three O’Clock High (1987)

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Screenplay by: Richard Christian Matheson Genre: Farce/Teen Film Movie Time: 101 minutes 1. INCITING INCIDENT There is a new kid…

UPCOMING COMPETITION DEADLINES


The LAUNCH Million Dollar Student Screenplay Contest

Next Deadline: April 30th, 2018
Final Deadline: May 31st, 2018

Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition

Next Deadline: May 1st, 2018
Final Deadline: May 22nd, 2018

Shore Scripts Short Film Fund

Next Deadline: May 2nd, 2018
Final Deadline: May 2nd, 2018

ScreenCraft Horror Contest

Next Deadline: May 3rd, 2018
Final Deadline: June 29th, 2018

HollyShorts Screenwriting Competition

Next Deadline: May 4th, 2018
Final Deadline: May 25th, 2018

PAGE International Screenwriting Awards Competition

Next Deadline: May 15th, 2018
Final Deadline: May 15th, 2018