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.

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Monday, March 9, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Director of the LGBT film "Lover Girl" Shawna Khorasani @shawneesaur on Getting Started at Screenwriting & Formulating the Best Story

Tonight we had director Shawna Khorasani @shawneesaur as our guest, discussing getting started in screenwriting and formulating a story. Enjoy!

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Final Draft's Contest Director, Kala Guess, AMA about Final Draft Big Break Contest

Kala Guess @kala_guess, Contest Director, answered our chatters' questions about screenwriting contests, Final Draft @finaldraftinc Big Break, offering tips on the benefits and how to do better in the next contest you enter! Get on it! @jeannevb

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Screenwriting Duo Anna & Mark Casadei @annaliterally @markliterally Discuss All Things Screenwriting - February 23rd, 2020

Screenwriting duo Anna & Mark Casadei @annaliterally @markliterally returned for another fun and fabulous chat sharing their tips, insights, and experience about all things screenwriting including their writing process, working as writing partners, character development and clear voices, rewriting, incorporating notes, keeping the reader engaged, etc. 

Moderated by @SarahAlexis4.

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Sunday, February 16, 2020

#Scriptchat Transcript: Writing Resources, Sites and Productivity Tips!

A fun-filled chat sharing tips to help each other get more words on the page. You'll want to read this one! Enjoy! @jeannevb

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Sunday, January 26, 2020

Loglines, Outlines & More! #Scriptchat Transcript January 26, 2020

Tonight we let the topics fly, starting with loglines, then dipped into outlining & tools to help. Check out the transcript. Oh, and no #scriptchat next week. We'll be deep into wings and dip for Super Bowl Sunday! Enjoy! @jeannevb

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