Sunday, June 6, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript: Heather A. Taylor Talks About Being a Writer for Hire & Breaking into Screenwriting

Amazing chat with screenwriter Heather A. Taylor @heatherAtaylor about her experience breaking into screenwriting, working in a writers' room, and everything in between. This is a must-read transcript! Enjoy! @jeannevb

Read the transcript below or on the Wakelet site here.

Sunday, May 23, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript: Gary W. Goldstein Producer of "Pretty Woman"

Amazing night tonight with Gary W. Goldstein @garywgoldstein, producer of PRETTY WOMAN, talking about networking and screenwriting advice. 

And ... he's giving away his book, Conquering Hollywood ... for free (download link here)! 

If you missed tonight's chat (or even if you didn't), you can catch Gary on a free Zoom call on Wednesday, May 26th 3pm PT (register here). 

Read the transcript below or on the Wakelet site here


Saturday, May 22, 2021

Gary Goldstein, Producer of "Pretty Woman," on #Scriptchat Sunday May 22nd!

Gary W. Goldstein @garywgoldstein has navigated Hollywood for decades. Learn from the Oscar-nominated producer of movies like Pretty Woman and The Mothman Prophecies, about how to get ahead in the film industry. 

Sunday, May 16, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript: Failure vs. Success with Sadie Dean of Scriptmag

As writers, we often beat ourselves up over anything we perceive as "failure." Sadie Dean @SadieKDean, Editor of Script magazine, joined the #scriptchat gang and everyone shared insights into what success and failure means to them. Enjoy! @jeannevb

Sadie and Jeanne co-host a Pipeline Artists original podcast, Reckless Creatives. The premiere episode discussed all aspects of failure and how to navigate the negative feelings and turn them into a positive course of action. Follow @recklesscr8tive on Twitter.

Read the #scriptchat transcript below or on the Wakelet site here

Sunday, April 25, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript: Screenwriter Brian T. Arnold

We blew off the Oscars tonight to talk with Brian T. Arnold @briantarnold—who won two categories in Script Pipeline's First Look Project last season—and we have no regrets. Brian generously shared advice on writing, career, and even the value of improv. Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, April 18, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript with Jamil Akim O'Quinn, MDiv. @joquinn06 on Going Deeper with Your Writing

Jamil Akim O'Quinn, MDiv. @joquinn06 shared a wealth of information, ranging from raw & real advice for writers on how to go deeper with your stories to his thoughts on making the most of film school. Enjoy! @jeannevb

Read the transcript below or on the Wakelet site.

Sunday, April 11, 2021

#Scriptchat Transcript: Open Topic - IP, Sluglines, Writing Partners & More!

We talked about writing partnerships, why you shouldn't write stories based on IP you don't own, how to best create sub sluglines and more! Dive in! @jeannevb

Read the transcript below or on the Wakelet site here.