Film Courage: You wrote a blog post (I think) a few years back maybe that mentioned Tim Burton’s 1994 biopic on ED WOOD…excellent film by the way. Scott Kirkpatrick:  One of my favorites. Film Courage:  Yeah…would you say this film is...
  Film Courage: How many screenplays over the course of your lifetime have you read? Daniel Calvisi: Probably…over a thousand? I’m not one of those people who’s like I’ve read 5,000 or 6,000. Film Courage: Of the numerous scripts that you’ve read,...
An Author's Guide To Writing & Selling A Book Trilogy - Jennifer Brody     About Jennifer Brody: Jennifer Brody’s award-winning novel The 13th Continuum sold to Turner Publishing in a 3-book deal and is being packaged into a feature film. The...
Film Courage: Let’s talk about the good, bad and ugly of writing meetings. So how does a writer personally contribute to the success or failure of pitching meeting? Or maybe it’s not really within their control, but they feel...
Film Courage: Jeffrey, will you write on days when you don’t feel inspired? Jeffrey Reddick: Yeah. I always joke that my inspiration is I have to pay rent and I have bills to pay.  There are times where I will...
Film Courage:  Going back to curiosity, which is more crucial ? An interesting topic but a reluctant or not so fully developed subject (for whatever reason)? Or the reverse, a fascinating person but a topic that is more vague...
Film Courage: In the Kickstarter video you have an image of a man fighting off another man on the boat or there’s a fight that takes place, so we see that it’s a turbulent environment. With some...
Film Courage: What the biggest success you feel you both have had so far and where were you in your life when it happened? Elaine Zicree:  Go ahead… Marc Zicree:  Okay…well for me the biggest success I’ve ever had is meeting...
  In select theaters beginning November 10th including Laemmle Playhouse, Los Angeles Pacific Theatres, Glendale Village East Cinemas, New York     Film Courage:  Joe when you started making INTENT TO DESTROY, what was the question you were trying to answer? Joe Berlinger: For years I’ve...
Film Courage:  You were doing re-writes for several years.  When did you first sell a script? Christine Conradt: Gosh...I don't think I sold a spec until years into my career? Most of my early work was doing rewrites and then talking...
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