Most Glaring Screenplay Problem: Lesson 1

Most Glaring Screenplay Problem: Lesson 1

LESSON 1: UNDERDEVELOPED PLOTS   I love this visual. In fact, I love it so much I thought I would spend 10 articles writing about each category. I came across this image in an email recently (you may have gotten too). Maybe it was the 

Place Called Sacramento Script Deadline: March

Place Called Sacramento Script Deadline: March

Call for Film Scripts – Take a Class to Help

Short-Form Screenwriting Class Begins…

Short-Form Screenwriting Class Begins…

Screenwriting Competition — Now Accepting Screenplays Is your script ready?  Writing screenplays is a beast, so shouldn’t a short screenplay be easier.YES. And I believe they are – if you know what you’re doing.Most people try to do too much in short screenplays. The key 

My Students Take 50% of the Wins!

My Students Take 50% of the Wins!

Of the ten winners from a Place Called Sacramento Screenwriting competition, half of them came from my recent screenwriting class. The winners were announced last week, and though I knew of two, I hadn’t heard about the rest. I was floored. Several students that I 

Build Your Film Resume

Build Your Film Resume

A PLACE CALLED SACRAMENTO — Short Film Competition Access Sacramento hosts this awesome opportunity for film-makers. Each year, Access Sacramento accepts short screenplays (under 10 pages). The scripts are read by a panel of judges and after much consideration, ten finalists are selected to represent!