In this week’s round up brought to us by ScriptMag.com, learn from independent filmmakers about navigating the industry, making stories that entertain and how to push your career forward.
INDIE SPOTLIGHT: Interview with Monuments Writer/Director Jack C. Newelll
In this interview with writer/director Jack C. Newell, we discuss the heart of the story behind his new film Monuments, wearing multiple creative hats and his filmmaking influences. Plus, Jack shares advice for multi-hyphenate filmmakers embarking on making their first indie film.
INDIE SPOTLIGHT: Interview with The Devil to Pay Filmmakers Ruckus and Lane Skye
Script's Editor Sadie Dean interviews filmmaking team Ruckus and Lane Skye, the visionaries behind the new thriller film, The Devil to Pay. They discuss the filmmakers collaboration process from writing to directing and effectively communicating with one another, how they put their indie film together and how they got their footing as screenwriters from a script on the Black List.
Genre-Bending with Naked Singularity Writer/Director Chase Palmer
Writer/director Chase Palmer speaks with Script about tapping into the essence of the author's voice and story when adapting novels to screenplays, approaching his new film, Naked Singularity, through a director's lens, and what piqued his interest to select this adaptation as his feature directorial debut.
INDIE SPOTLIGHT: Interview with King Knight Writer/Director Richard Bates Jr.
Script's Editor Sadie Dean interviews writer/director Richard Bates Jr. about his new comedy film, King Knight, his appreciation of character development, and his journey in making his first horror feature film 'Excision'.
MEET THE READER: A Girl and a Gun and a Few Other Things
Ray Morton shares five essential elements that will allow you to create a script that is not just good, but also one that will connect with audiences on every level.
Chasing Love in Season 2 of The L Word: Generation Q with Showrunner Marja-Lewis Ryan
Script's Editor Sadie Dean interviews showrunner, writer and director Marja-Lewis Ryan about tapping into the feeling of love for season two of The L Word: Generation Q, helming episodes for the new season, and how her independent filmmaking background was the perfect trajectory to becoming a showrunner.