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Advice From Austin: The 27 Best Things Screenwriters Said at the Austin Film Festival Writers Conference

Austin Film Festival and Writer’s Conference for Virgins: Get the Most Out of Your Experience


A Screenwriter’s Guide to Getting (and Keeping) an Agent: An Interview with David Boxerbaum of Paradigm

Secrets of Successful Screenwriting Teams: How to Avoid Bloodshed When Writing a Script With a Partner

It’s the Talmud — with zombies! — in new Israeli horror film

How Your Indie-style Script Could Get You a Job with Disney Animation

Miramax Sued for Copyright Infringement Over Sherlock Holmes Movie

Comic-Con for Screenwriters: Austin Film Festival

Screenwriter Beats Defamation Lawsuit by Former Lover

Moneyball for Movies: Market Research for Screenwriters


Hearing What’s In Your Head: Kenneth Lonergan On His Process of Writing As a Director

Finding the Human: Dan Gilroy Talks Script Formatting and Writing Roman J. Israel, Esq. on Spec for Denzel Washington

Bryan Cranston Goes Feral: Writer-Director Robin Swicord on Her Strange New Feature, Wakefield

Don’t Be Good At Anything Else: The Dowdle Brothers on No Escape

Eli Attie: From the White House to the West Wing

The Fault in Our Stars — Written in Six Days

Back to the Black List:  An Interview with founder Franklin Leonard


Passion elicits snores

Toe-tapping 42nd Street singing is outmatched by the stellar dancing

Despite a strong production, Nathans fails to incite

Much ado – with good reason: A Vancouver summer favorite, Bard on the Beach offers comical romance

Head to Ashland for theatre