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7 Things to Do After You’ve Finished Your First Draft

You’ve spent six months to a year breaking your story, outlining it, then sitting down to write the screenplay. You’ve finished your first draft. It’s far from perfect. Some people call the first draft “the vomit draft.” The important thing is – you finished it.

You might have been working a day job, writing when you could. You might have had to support a family, and had to make difficult sacrifices. It can be emotionally exhausting....
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Original Thinking In Selling Your Screenplay

Screenwriter Michael Elliot built a career on sending his screenplays -- not to Executives at the studios or producers, but to Hollywood professionals on their way up.  This proved to be smart and radical play, but also quite a brilliant play.

He made a list of all the most talented, up and coming lower-level players in Hollywood.  These were ambitious people, slightly over-the-hill actors, crew members, commercial and music video directors and producers –...
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