Write Your World

Screenwriters often forget how much power they have. The screenwriter is the first person to paint a clear picture of a finished film with the words they choose to put on the page, and that picture should always include every essential detail. by Margaret M. MacDonald Great screenwriters will gracefully focus the camera without ever … Read more

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The Judges: Week 20

The Judges

In 2011, each week 10 judges will review two short synopses from films that are currently in development.   The objective is to all (that includes us judges) learn from the exercise.   Please comment on our comments! photo credit: swanksalot If you have an opinion on any of these synopses or the feedback from … Read more