How To Map Out A Feature Film And Web Series — Zeke Zelker

Film Courage: Can we hear more about your process for writing the script [BILLBOARD Movie]? How are you writing it and then writing the webseries? Are you not writing both at the same time?

Zeke Zelker, Writer/Director/Producer of the transmedia project BILLBOARDwrite them independently at first. I generally will start with the feature script because the feature film is still paramount in this whole creative process. You have to have something to hang everything on. It’s what I like to call the main event. The webseries is secondary to that but it has to be able to fit into the film script. What I mean by that is certain story elements have to be parallel…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).

 

CONNECT WITH ZEKE ZELKER:
Zekezelker.com
Wtyt960.com
IMDB
Twitter

 

CONNECT WITH BILLBOARD MOVIE:
Billboardmovie.com
Instagram
Twitter
Facebook.com
Youtube

 

Like this video? Please subscribe to our Youtube channel. Or love this video and want more? You can show additional support via our Youtube sponsor tab or through Patreon.


 

Advertisement – contains affiliate links:

 

Chakr (The Cycle) is a three award-winning new Gujarati movie written, directed and produced by Dave Krunal. It’s a story about an Uber driver who witnesses an unusual event after dropping a lady passenger that changes his night. Watch it for FREE on Youtube here.

 

NeedleMarks is a thought-provoking short film written, directed, and edited by artist/filmmaker Jordan Lee. The film’s protagonist Ruby’s past has come back to haunt her. Up until now, she’s managed to distance herself from her partner in crime, but he won’t be locked up for long. It’s up to Ruby to determine whether this toxic relationship will live on. Watch it for FREE on Youtube here.

 

Varnel explores the black male experience from the perspective of Varnel Hill who is an aspiring actor working in corporate America trying to get out to pursue his dream as an actor. Varnel is in his early 30’s and works as a mail clerk at a marketing firm. Varnel spends most of his days daydreaming about quitting his job, trying to get his ex-Sydney back (and dating), and hanging out with his best friends Tommy and Bilal. Watch it for FREE on Youtube here.