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Christopher Nolan and Greatness

I recently rewatched Memento, and even though I’ve seen the film several times before, I was still blown away. Christopher Nolan is my favorite filmmaker… 245 more words


A Night of Theater in LA

Safehouse is a weekly workshop made up of some of Hollywood’s hottest writers testing out new material with some of Hollywood’s hottest upcoming actors. It’s all so hot! 88 more words


Nashville Film Fest a fun, great learning experience

By G. Robert Frazier

The Nashville Film Festival concluded its most recent run Saturday after 10 days of movies, informational panels about the film industry, and parties celebrating the creative minds behind the films and scripts entered in the event. 487 more words


Screenwriting job complete. Client thrilled!

After being selected from a short list of screenwriters, I was hired to turn the outline of a great story into a great screenplay. But only pages 15 to 85! 194 more words


After Dinner Mints: Rain Day

Necessity is the mother of invention, Modern Philosophers, and with that in mind, I’d like to introduce a new feature on the blog.

After Dinner Mints… 712 more words


Creating Compelling Characters

Characters drive stories. Without a character in play whose needs compel them to push the story forward, most scripts would be disgustingly dull and predictable. But creating the kinds of memorable characters that empassion audiences is hard. 596 more words

Quote of the Day

“The wise screen writer is he who wears his second-best suit, artistically speaking, and doesn’t take things too much to heart. He should have a touch of cynicism, but only a touch. 72 more words