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Nicola Shindler: Writing Successful Scripts for TV

Nicola Schindler from British Red Production Company (Queer as Folk, Happy Valley, Last Tango in Halifax…) talks about what script readers and editors look for in submitted scripts. 9 more words

Pan's Labyrinth - #357/365

Not long to go now before I complete my 365 things for which I am grateful.

If you’re a newcomer to this blog, at the beginning of 2014 I decided to embark on a project that highlighted just how lucky we, in the ‘West’, are in comparison to many other people around the world. 395 more words


Interstellar and Love

Warning: Spoilers in this post.

I watched this movie twice and read its screenplay last month, but for some reason I haven’t written down my thoughts about it. 610 more words


CEM 21 No. 654 2014, Self-Promo

As one year ends and the beginning of another year approaches, it is appropriate to consider the projects that await my attention.

There are four tentative projects on the boards – two screenplays and two books, one non-fiction and one a work of fiction.   84 more words


From Screenplay To Screen: John Logan's The Last Samurai

Greetings Loved Ones! Liu Is The Name, And Views Are My Game.

As some of you might already know, my all-time goal is to become a screenwriter in Hollywood, and as some others of you may well be aware, the first step to becoming a successful screenwriter is learning the structure of a good screenplay. 3,290 more words

Film Analysis

…the Screenwriting Community gave to me, this tip:

When writing Blocks of Description give one topic its own paragraph, but keep each paragraph to just four sentences by choosing the most precise words.

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