Today's Spark - Jan 30th
fromdarktospark: Write a story that has, at its centre, a person at home sick with the flu. Ensure the reader knows the grossness of the flu.
Indie Game: the Movie →
Made with love, by friends.
Anonymous asked: ПРИВЕТ НЕ ХВАТАЕТ ВУНКЦИЙ ТРИМЕНТ СИНОПСИСИ И ДРИМ КАСТИНГ. ждем обновление плохо работает на MakBook Pro часто тормозит.
Film & video — by the bike racks, 3pm! Be there! →
ellisanthonyandysuttonjr asked: I have been generally told that my ideas lack wide appeal and would be commercially viable only as TV movies; that I should not write TV movies because there is little money in that industry; and that due to their subject matter they would only appeal to people who like soap operas or trashy daytime talk shows. What advice would you give to someone who wants to write scripts that would have wide...
Screenwriting Tip #885
screenwritingtips: Try writing short films — or, hell, even short stories — between larger projects to cleanse your mental palate. Also, finishing things tends to boost confidence.
ellisanthonyandysuttonjr asked: For an aspiring screenwriter/filmmaker what movies are the best place to begin to get inspiration? I am trying to become film-literate so that I can make good films, but I want to make sure that I get a good start and that I don't find inspiration in the wrong place. I found a webpage that lists 102 films that the author believes people need to see so that they can become film-literate. Do...
Never retract, never explain, never apologize - get the thing done and let them...
View from a bordertown
Earlier this week, YCombinator posted this. And serial entrepreneur Jason Calacanis just posted this. We are a company that gives away pre-production software for free. We have a love affair with guerrillas and DIY types who still think “greenlight” is a term for traffic control and not a blessing from a 25 year-old film student studio script reader who just gave permission to get a...