Mail    Print   Share Share

How Not To Write A Screenplay

A former reporter divulges how he transitioned to screenwriting, offering insights on how he pulled it off

- September 24, 2007
My first reporting job was for the Village Voice in the mid- to late-nineties back when it was owned, quietly, by the Hartz Mountain Group (after Rupert Murdoch, before Arizona). By then it had already been a few decades since that paper had seen its heights, but I'd held faith. The idea of the Voice, even at that late date,...

AvantGuild Sign Up Now!Sign Up Now!

The How to Pitch series is worth its weight in gold. In just the first month I'd already benefited enough to consider the cost of joining well worth it. -- Gaen Murphree
AvantGuild benefits give you access to:
  • Premium content, including our How to Pitch Guides, an indispensable tool for freelance writers. view sample >
  • Savings of up to $35 per class on mediabistro.com courses and seminars.
  • Insurance discounts for freelancers and small businesses, including medical, dental, auto and home.
  • Lots of other professional discounts, including ZipCar (a $50 value) and your choice of magazine subscriptions (a $10 value).

... and much more! View all benefits or Sign up now!

Already an AvantGuild member?

Log in here to view the full page.

Email
remember me
Password
forgot your password?