In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, get inspired by Script contributor Jenna Avery’s seven ways to create a productive writing routine, learn about female trailblazer Eve Unsell, The Power of the Dog movie review from contributor Tom Stempel, plus an interview with Paramount+ Rumble director and co-writer Hamish Grieve, and much more!
UNDERSTANDING SCREENWRITING: More Than the Usual Grab Bag of Stuff
Script contributor Tom Stempel gets in at least one highly touted new film, The Power of the Dog; some more on the TV miniseries “Impeachment,” one book on 12 Angry Men and another on Darryl F. Zanuck, and then a slight dig at the new Academy Museum.
Shaping Reality: An Interview with Prolific Emmy-Nominated Television Creator and Producer Mark Cronin
In this informative and candid interview, prolific reality television producer Mark Cronin shares with Script how he got his start in reality TV, from starting out as a comedy writer on “The Howard Stern Show,” the responsibility a reality TV producer carries in finding and shaping stories, and what he hopes the future of reality TV storytelling looks like.
Screenwriter Eve Unsell, Hitchcock’s Mentor Who Saved Universal’s European Operation
Script contributor Dr. Rosanne Welch celebrates the female screenwriters who came before us with this month's spotlight on screenwriter Eve Unsell, who accumulated nearly 100 credits as a screenwriter while writing for notable stars including Mary Pickford, Lon Chaney, Clara Bow, Baby Peggy and Jack Benny.
Back to the Drawing Board with Rumble Director and Co-Writer Hamish Grieve
Rumble director and co-writer Hamish Grieve shares with Script how he tackled thematic elements through story development, his personal connection to the story and characters, the process of making an animated film, and collaborating with his editor.
TV Writer Podcast 124 - Lee Jessup (Career Coach, Author)
This week, host Gray Jones interviews screen & TV writer career coach Lee Jessup, who recently published the book Getting It Write: An Insider's Guide to a Screenwriting Career.
Ask the Coach: How Much Should I Plan My Writing Time?
Script contributor Jenna Avery shares seven ways to plan a productive and consistent writing routine in this month's “Ask the Coach.”