Sunday, May 31, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Lane Shefter Bishop Gives Tips for Writing Loglines

Tonight's guest is Lane Shefter Bishop @LaneShefterBish founder of Vast Entertainment, Emmy award winning director, Film/Television producer specializing in book-to-screen adaptation, and author of Sell Your Story in A Single Sentence: Advice from the Front Lines of Hollywood. TOPIC: Loglines - Enjoy! @jeannevb 

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Sunday, April 26, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript with Marty Lang @marty_lang - TOPIC: Writing for Micro-Budget Features

At tonight's chat, Marty Lang @marty_lang shared great tips on writing for micro-budget features and how to reverse engineer a story based on the resources you have. Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, April 19, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript with Tripper Clancy @TripperClancy - Stuber, Netflix's I Am Not Okay With This, Die Hart

Tonight, we had an amazing chat with screenwriter Tripper Clancy @TripperClancy - Stuber, Netflix's I Am Not Okay With This, Die Hart. He shared invaluable advice on pitching, getting representation and so much more! You'll want to read this, for sure. Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Spencer Striker @spencerstriker Creator of History Adventures, Discussing Igniting a Curiosity for History

Tonight we talked with Spencer Striker @spencerstriker, creator of History Adventures @HistoryAdvs, about creating fictional characters "living through extraordinary flashpoints in world history, where the stakes could not be higher." Great tips on researching history and more! Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, March 29, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Shimmer the Glowworm Creator Shelby Herman on Creating Multi-media to Expand Your Story

Shelby Herman @ShimmerGlows, creator of Shimmer the Glowworm, shared tips & advice on creating multi-media content from one story idea. Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, March 22, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Screenwriter Jenna Avery @JennaAvery Discusses Theme - March 22nd, 2020

We had a great time chatting about all things theme with Jenna Avery @JennaAvery (sci-fi screenwriter and columnist for Final Draft & ScriptMag)! Included in the discussion were common misconceptions about theme, ways to think about theme to help incorporate it efficiently in your work, and using theme to solve story problems. It was fun to hear some writers share their thoughts on the theme of their current projects in progress.

Jenna's screenwriting columns:
Final Draft
ScriptMag

Moderated by @SarahAlexis4.

Read the transcript below or on the Wakelet site. Enjoy!