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Rewriting dialogue by identifying the function of it.

They say all dialogue should further understanding of the character or further the story. It also needs to convey distinct character voice, be entertaining, and convey the impression that the writer is worthy of being hired. 715 more words

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Writing Update #4

Hey. So…not much writing has gone on since we last talked.

I asked a few writer friends for feedback on Iris draft 2 (which I probably told you about?) and I’ve got that all back, so at some point I need to actually sit down and work on it… 169 more words

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CBS Announces 2016-17 Directors-Writers Initiative Participants

CBS has announced the participants for its 2016-17 Directors and Writers Mentoring Program initiatives.

The Directors Initiative provides a platform of opportunity for talented television directors to be introduced to the CBS family. 480 more words

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Writing for Low Budget Films - Marc Hamill - Joined Up #47

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Have you shared the show with at least one of your friends? If not, why not?!

It’s Episode 47 and today we’ve got a great little catch-up interview with previous guest, filmmaker, Marc Hamill (not Luke Skywalker!) who has loads of practical advice about writing low-budget genre screenplays.  212 more words

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