THE SECRETS OF SCREENWRITING – PART ONE

Note: this article first appeared in MovieMaker Magazine, and is reprinted with permission. A COMMON PROBLEM discussed by many professional writers, as well as first-timers, is “writer’s block.” Apparently, they define this as getting stuck at a certain point in the story. Associated phenomena include headaches, nervous stomach, and various forms of anxiety, insomnia or […]

Client Profile #2

This next client profile is also of a father and son: CB and SB, now successful independent filmmakers. (No, not all of my clients are family teams!) I met SB when he was a student of mine at a leading arts college. He was a thoughtful and serious watcher of movies–in fact, he presented me […]