Feb 28, 2017
Craig and John discuss how and whether screenwriters should use social media.
We also invite longtime listeners to tell us which episodes are worth pointing out to newcomers, and answer a listener question on writing short films.
Feb 21, 2017
Craig and John take a deep dive looking at how the Writers Guild attempts to make a deal with the studios on behalf of film and TV writers.
Then we answer listener questions about writing for producers versus writing for the audience, and last steps when finishing up a script.
Feb 14, 2017
John and Craig look at what screenwriters can pick up from Kellyanne Conway, plus what John learned from going through the copy-editing process on his book.
We also answer listener questions about moving to Los Angeles and whether to use a pen name.
Feb 7, 2017
Craig and John discuss a Vanity Fair article about the impending disruption of Hollywood and are unimpressed. The better question worth asking: if this were the end of the film and television industry, what signs would we look for?
Then it’s finally time to answer listener questions about folktales, translators and...