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Learning About Your Characters Through Action (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, read an exclusive interview with Raamla Mohamed, the creator, writer, and EP behind Hulu’s “Reasonable Doubt,” about stating the theme through a pivotal piece of dialogue and laying the groundwork for character development.

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, read an exclusive interview with Raamla Mohamed, the creator, writer, and EP behind Hulu’s “Reasonable Doubt,” about stating the theme through a pivotal piece of dialogue and laying the groundwork for character development. Plus, interviews with Netflix’s Marilyn Monroe biopic Blonde director Andrew Dominik, Disney Junior’s creative team behind “Spidey and His Amazing Friends,” and more!

SELLING YOUR SCREENPLAY: Ep. 450 - Directing A-List Actors with Matt Eskandari

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This week Ashley Scott Meyers speaks with Matt Eskandari about how directing several movies with Bruce Willis gave him a track record for working well with A-list actors.

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Framing Destiny and Despair: A Conversation with Andrew Dominik About Blonde

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With a film, you only have a short amount of time to get your vision across. While some might think Dominik’s two hours and fort six minutes is excessive, that’s still a small window of time to capture the comet that was Marilyn Monroe. Filmmaker Andrew Dominik recently spoke with Script regarding his vision for Blonde.

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Learning About Your Characters Through Action: A Conversation with “Reasonable Doubt” Creator Raamla Mohamed

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Raamla Mohamed, the creator, writer, and EP behind “Reasonable Doubt,” speaks with Script about stating the theme through a pivotal piece of dialogue from lead character Jax Stewart, laying the groundwork for character development and writing grounded dialogue, and her career from working and also learning the ropes while on “Scandal,” and so much more.

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“Spidey and His Amazing Friends” Creative Team Talk Bringing Marvel Superheroes to Life on Disney Junior

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Executive Producer Harrison Wilcox, along with Bart Jennett and Becca Topol who serve as co-producers, story editors and writers on the Disney Junior Marvel series discuss making Spider-Man for kids and writing tips.

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Creating Real Opportunity at Reel Works

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Script's editor Sadie Dean visits the Reel Works headquarters in Brooklyn, NY, and witnesses firsthand how the dedicated team has created a safe and nurturing space for young creative minds to explore and contribute their art to their community.

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Reckless Creatives Podcast - Season 2 | Episode 4: If Trigger Warnings Could Have Trigger Warnings: Cactus Jack's Jay Thornton and Michael Gull

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Jeanne Bowerman decided to shake things up and invited writer/director/producer/filmmaker and uber reckless creative Jay Thornton on the show with actor/comedian Michael Gull—the star of the Thornton Brother's new film, CACTUS JACK.

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Creating Memorable Moments: A Talk with God's Country Editor Justin LaForge

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Justin LaForge speaks with Script about his editing techniques and collaboration with God's Country director Julian Higgins.

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November PAD Chapbook Challenge

2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 29

For the 2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge, poets are tasked with writing a poem a day in the month of November before assembling a chapbook manuscript in the month of December. Day 29 features our fifth (and final) Two-for-Tuesday prompt.

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A Twist on the Holiday Romantic Comedy (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, acclaimed filmmaker Charles Shyer shares with Script his twist on the holiday romantic comedy in his new film The Noel Diary, and more.

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Sugar House Review: Market Spotlight

For this week's market spotlight, we look at Sugar House Review, a nonprofit poetry publication based out of Utah.

November PAD Chapbook Challenge

2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 28

For the 2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge, poets are tasked with writing a poem a day in the month of November before assembling a chapbook manuscript in the month of December. Day 28 is remix time.

Brian Lee Durfee: On Finishing a Fantasy Trilogy

Brian Lee Durfee: On Finishing a Fantasy Trilogy

Artist and author Brian Lee Durfee discusses what it felt like to write the final sentence in his Five Warrior Angels trilogy with his novel, The Lonesome Crown.

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WD Presents: 5 WDU Courses, our Short Short Story Competition, and More!

This week, we're excited to announce 5 WDU courses, our short short story competition deadline, and more!

November PAD Chapbook Challenge

2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 27

For the 2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge, poets are tasked with writing a poem a day in the month of November before assembling a chapbook manuscript in the month of December. Day 27 is all about resolutions.

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Preslaysa Williams: On Finding Hope in Romance

Award-winning author Preslaysa Williams discusses the process of writing her new romance novel, A Sweet Lowcountry Proposal.

November PAD Chapbook Challenge

2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 26

For the 2022 November PAD Chapbook Challenge, poets are tasked with writing a poem a day in the month of November before assembling a chapbook manuscript in the month of December. Day 26 requires a second thought.