Feb 25, 2014
John and Craig look at the implicit contract made between screenwriters and readers and ultimately, movies and their audience. That's a natural introduction to our Three Page Challenge and the three new entries we look at this week.
Also: Late Payments suck. You shouldn't tolerate it, and neither should your...
Feb 18, 2014
Craig and John get in your head to talk procrastination, pageorexia and generalized anxiety. They also move beyond the psychopathology to discuss all the changes in the industry, from cable mergers to lawsuits to disruptive technologies. You’re not as paranoid as you think you are.
John’s new app Weekend Read is...
Feb 11, 2014
John and Craig tackle the greatest controversy in screenwriting: how many spaces to put after the period. From there, it’s follow-up on the Final Draft episode, including some behind-the-scene details.
Why is it often better to write in public spaces? How do you keep your hero in the driver’s seat? What do you do...
Feb 4, 2014
The makers of Final Draft pay us a visit to clear up John and Craig’s misconceptions of, well, everything. It’s double the umbrage for your money.
Then we discuss Quentin Tarantino’s leaked script, the upcoming WGA negotiations, and how to make it clear you’re attached to direct your spec.