February 19, 2013

Cooking Your Screenplay, Pt. 2; Don’t Let It Get Overdone

A while back I posted that creating a screenplay was a lot like cooking a meal. Not only do you need the right ingredients, you also […]
September 3, 2012

They Don’t Write ’em Like That Anymore

Last night I attended the last performance of the summer of Shakespeare in the Park at Griffith Park by the Independent Shakespeare Company. They performed A […]
June 10, 2012

Just wondering…

Has any director had a better year than Victor Flemming in 1939 when he had Gone With the Wind and The Wizard of Oz?
March 22, 2012

The Germ of an Idea: Getting Started

I recently started teaching a screenwriting class to high school and junior high school kids who are home-schooled. As I’ve gone through a few weeks of […]