FilmCourage.com ‘Week in Review’ – A Look at New Content from April 20th Through 26th



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    Applying To UCLA’s Graduate Program In Screenwriting by UCLA Professor Richard Walter

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    Q&A with Jonathan Perkins
    on his Class ‘How to Pitch the Major Studios’ and Tips He’s Learned While Working in Entertainment

     

    JONATHAN PERKINS

    SCREENWRITER/PRODUCER

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    Film Courage:   Three things most writers fail at when pitching their script?

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    Jonathan:

    1. Explaining unnecessary details.

    2. Pitching to the wrong audience. (Know what the people you’re pitching are interested in.)

    3. Know when to talk, and when to shut up. (Read more here)

     

     

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    Clearance and Copyright – Full Interview with Michael C. Donaldson, Esq. and Lisa A. Callif, Esq.

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    CHECK OUT THE BOOK – CLEARANCE & COPYRIGHT, 4th Edition: Everything You Need to Know for Film and Television

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    Most Likely Reason Why People Fail At Crowdfunding by Stage32.com Founder/CEO Richard "RB" Botto

     

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    Why Should A Young Filmmaker Care About Film History? by Prof. Robert Gerst of Massachusetts College of Art and Design

     

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    Filmmakers, Does Your Movie Pass The Bechdel Test? by Diane Bell and Chris Byrne of RebelHeartFilm.com and Obselidia

    (Watch the video interview here)
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    Should A Movie End With A Period Or Question Mark? by James Kicklighter of ‘Desires of the Heart’

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    Every Great Actor Faces This Fear by John Nicholson

    (Watch the video interview here)

     

    Insulting and Offensive Moments That Would Make Any Actor Want To Quit – Actors Of Color – Chapter 12

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    No One Thought The Movie Business Would Survive by Prof. Robert Gerst of Massachusetts College of Art and Design

    (Watch the video interview here)

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    Should Students Be On A First Name Basis With Their Teachers? by UCLA Screenwriting Professor Richard Walter

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    (Watch the video here)