B DAMNED, a quarterfinalist at the 2021 Screencraft Feature Competition Awards!

I’m thrilled to announce that my feature film screenplay, B Damned, is a quarterfinalist at the renowned 2021 Screencraft Feature Screenplay Awards. After being a finalist at the Page Turner Screenplay Awards, now the Screencraft competition is paying attention too!…

B DAMNED, finalist in the 2021 Page Turner Screenplay Awards!

I’m thrilled to announce that my feature film screenplay, B Damned, is a finalist in the prestigious the 2021 Page Turner Screenplay Awards.  B Damned is a supernatural thriller about Beth, a girl who at birth inherited a horrifying curse…

Top Screenwriter Scott Frank: “I Hate Writing”

Wikipedia states that A. Scott Frank (born March 10, 1960) is an American screenwriter, film director, and author. Known as “one of the most reliable and highly-paid screenwriters in the business”, Frank received two Academy Award nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay for Out…

David Mamet’s Master Class Memo to the Writers of THE UNIT

David Mamet is the renowned dramatist behind theatre plays like Speed-The-Plow, American Buffalo, Sexual Perversity in Chicago and Glengarry Glen Ross (1984 Pulitzer Prize winner). A few of his plays have been adapted into movies. Particularly successful was Glengarry Glen…

For Screenwriters: William Goldman on your Working Habits

By now, you should know who William Goldman is. In case you don’t, William Goldman (1931-2018) is one of the best screenwriters Hollywood has seen. He was the author of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid  (an original script that won him…