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Inspiring Writing Lessons from the Greats: Ernest Hemingway

What are some inspiring writing lessons that writers can learn from Ernest Hemingway and his own writing journey?Welcome to the
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The Hero’s Journey Breakdown: The Terminator

The Hero’s Journey Breakdown: The Terminator

How does The Terminator follow Joseph Campbell's Hero's Journey breakdown?Welcome to another installment of our new series A Hero's Journey Breakdown
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Download 2020 Oscar-Nominated Screenplays Now!

Download 2020 Oscar-Nominated Screenplays Now!

What are the Oscar-nominated screenplays of 2020?Reading screenplays is by far the best screenwriting education that any screenwriter can receive.
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The Script Lab Podcast: Jake Kasdan, Jeff Pinkner & Scott Rosenberg — Writer/Director and Co-Writers of JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL

The Script Lab Podcast: Jake Kasdan, Jeff Pinkner & Scott Rosenberg — Writer/Director and Co-Writers of JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL

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The Script Lab Podcast: Krysty Wilson-Cairns — Co-Writer of ‘1917’ with Director Sam Mendes

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3 Common Film Festival Myths Debunked

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What are some of the most common film festival myths that screenwriters and filmmakers believe in, but aren't true? Welcome…

Screenwriting Tips on Writing Action That Pops

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What are some simple screenwriting tips on writing action that pops off of the page and engages the reader? Welcome…

3 Screenwriting Insights from BAFTA-winning British Drama Screenwriting Instructor, John Yorke

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Narrative expert John Yorke absorbed story structure long before he decided to study it, convincing him that understanding story patterns…

Your Burning Academy Nicholl Fellowship Questions Answered with Joan Wai

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Ask anyone in the industry what the most prestigious screenwriting fellowships are in Hollywood, and the Academy Nicholl Fellowships will…

UPCOMING COMPETITION DEADLINES


HollyShorts Screenwriting Competition

Next Deadline: January 24th, 2020
Final Deadline: May 22nd, 2020

ScreenCraft Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenwriting Competition

Next Deadline: January 31st, 2020
Final Deadline: March 31st, 2020

ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Next Deadline: January 31st, 2020
Final Deadline: February 29th, 2020

Diverse Voices

Next Deadline: February 15th, 2020
Final Deadline: April 15th, 2020

Humanitas New Voices

Next Deadline: February 15th, 2020
Final Deadline: April 30th, 2020

PAGE International Screenwriting Awards Competition

Next Deadline: February 20th, 2020
Final Deadline: April 20th, 2020