Archive for the ‘Selling’ Category
09 Dec 2016
Historical drama is big in TV and film at the moment, but is it a good idea to write one?…
09 Nov 2016
All screenwriting gurus teach “Show don’t tell” – it’s one of the few things they all agree on. How can…
22 Jan 2015
In case you missed it, you really should read this article on negotiating tricks and how to get what you want.…
02 Feb 2014
Developed by a secret army of specialist software designers, the automatic screenplay query letter generator guarantees you'll never have to struggle over your screenplay query letter again. Free to use, time and time again.
10 Sep 2013
If you want to pitch with power, here are two powerful ingredients that are often forgotten by script gurus although they are used to powerful effect in almost every successful TV drama or cinema film.
09 Jan 2013
Despite what most writers think, most scripts fail to sell not because they are too different, but because they are…
10 Sep 2012
People often ask how to get ideas. Of course ideas are all around. What they mean is where do you find ideas you know will work. Ideas that will stay alive and grow. Nothing is certain, but I've found these four steps will ignite my blue touch-paper.
28 Aug 2012
Back from hols and the first thing on my to-do list is to go out and start selling the script…
14 Jan 2012
I’ve been preparing for the Selling and Pitching Weekend Masterclass which you’ll see is coming up very soon, on the…
13 Sep 2011
Most people hate writing treatments. Not me, I love them. This is how I used a treatment to hook a top star comedian and the BBC in just five pages - and how you can too.