The Great Television Writers: Part 5 – Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais

The Great Television Writers: Part 5 – Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais

Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais are the greatest co-writing team in the history of British television, a partnership as
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“The Best Lesson I Ever Learned” with Ben Cory Jones

“The Best Lesson I Ever Learned” with Ben Cory Jones

If you’re new to the entertainment industry, and are struggling to figure out where you belong or where your stories
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Life-Changing Advice From 100 Screenwriters

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Dramas, rom-coms, thrillers, actions, horrors, comedies — professional screenwriters of all genres have one thing in common: their scripts became real,
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The Script Lab Podcast: Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon — Directors of THE ADDAMS FAMILY and SAUSAGE PARTY

The Script Lab Podcast: Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon — Directors of THE ADDAMS FAMILY and SAUSAGE PARTY

The new animated film The Addams Family, written by Matt Lieberman, is directed by Greg Tiernan and Conrad Vernon, their
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First Ten Pages: Breaking Bad Series Finale – “Felina”

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The Script Lab Podcast: Kevin Smith — Writer/Director of JAY AND SILENT BOB REBOOT

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Everyone loves Kevin Smith and his movies, so I’m thrilled to report that Jay & Silent Bob Reboot is hilarious. It’s
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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


Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Next Deadline: October 24th, 2019
Final Deadline: November 14th, 2019

Launch Pad Manuscript Competition

Next Deadline: October 24th, 2019
Final Deadline: January 9th, 2020

ScreenCraft Action Adventure Contest

Next Deadline: October 31st, 2019
Final Deadline: October 31st, 2019

WeScreenplay Feature Contest

Next Deadline: November 15th, 2019
Final Deadline: December 15th, 2019

ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Next Deadline: October 31st, 2019
Final Deadline: February 29th, 2020

Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition

Next Deadline: December 31st, 2019
Final Deadline: May 31st, 2020