Career Advice

Three Words You Shouldn’t Say About Yourself

In today's professional environment, a certain character trait is becoming less and less prevalent.  And it's not a good thing.  And yes, that's kind of a big deal. A standard conversation starter, not only in interviews but also in general, is: So tell me about yourself. And a common phrase, three words in length, may… Continue reading Three Words You Shouldn’t Say About Yourself

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Career Advice, Scriptwriting Advice, Writing Opportunities

This week’s InkTip screenwriting leads

-------------------------------------------------------------------- Arnold Leibovit Entertainment - Seeking Sci-fi Scripts from Source Material -------------------------------------------------------------------- We are looking for completed, feature length, sci-fi/fantasy or sci-fi/horror scripts. We are especially interested in material based on either a published novel or published graphic novel. If you're pitching an adapted property, state as much and let us know whether you hold… Continue reading This week’s InkTip screenwriting leads

Scriptwriting Advice, Writing Competitions

Stage 32 / The Blood List presents: The Search for New Blood Screenwriting Contest

With so many screenwriting contests out there today, it's hard to find the one's that are A) most legitimate and B) in your wheelhouse.  With that said, here's the contest for all of you horror and suspense writers. Stage 32 is teaming up with The Blood List to bring opportunity to unrepresented horror/suspense writers.  Many… Continue reading Stage 32 / The Blood List presents: The Search for New Blood Screenwriting Contest

Event

Final Draft Meetup & Screening w/500 Days of Summer Screenwriter Scott Neustadter

Gotta put a big RECOMMEND on this event if you are in or can get to LA on June 9th. Scott Neustadter is a writer on a tear.  500 Days of Summer is one of the wittiest screenplays in recent memory.  Then he goes on to write The Spectacular Now which wowed Sundance.  And now… Continue reading Final Draft Meetup & Screening w/500 Days of Summer Screenwriter Scott Neustadter