Ridley Scott Launches VR Division

Director Ridley Scott, known for various classic films like Alien and Blade Runner has launched a new virtual reality division through his production company RSA Film according to The Hollywood Reporter Article ‘Ridley Scott’s RSA Film Launches Virtual Reality Division’ by Gregg Kilday published on April 17, 2017. The division is dedicated to the development… Continue reading Ridley Scott Launches VR Division

Television! With Damn Lindelof

On episode 296¬†of Scriptnotes John brings on special guest David Lindelof in place of Craig this week. Lindelof is a successful t.v. writer for various shows and film like Lost and Star Trek: Into Darkness, and now recently wrapping up the last season of HBO’s The Leftovers, which is the show runner of. Lindelof shares… Continue reading Television! With Damn Lindelof

The First Three Pages

On episode 295 of Scriptnotes Craig and special guest producer and screenwriter Malcolm Spellman discuss many topics, one of which is the rule that the first three pages of a script must grab the producer. It is commonly said when having your script pitched and passed to a producer that it must “grab” them on… Continue reading The First Three Pages

Diversity and Ignorance

Indiewire’s April 10, 2017 article ‘Why Diversity In The Entertainment Business Will Save Us From Stupid, Offensive Mistakes‘ by Chris O’Falt writes about how the more diverse the entertainment gets, the more progressive it will be in not making mistakes on offending and exploiting certain groups of people. He describes several recent situations where the… Continue reading Diversity and Ignorance

Blumhouse On TV

In the Indiewire article Blumhouse Gets Into Indie TV, Set’s ‘Purge’ Series and Roger Alies Limited Series As First Projects by Jude Dry, they discuss the announcement of Blumhouse Productions soon to launch their own television studio. Blumhouse Productions are very success for their low budget films such as “Paranormal Activity”, “The Purge”,  “Insidious” franchises, also with this… Continue reading Blumhouse On TV

Overcoming Writer’s Block, Procrastination and Other Writing Problems: Tips From A Psyhchotherapist

This week on Scriptnotes, they decide to air a previous episode requested by many listeners. Episode 99 which features Dennis Palumbo, a psychotherapist who was a former screenwriter who now works with helping screenwriters with things to help them with their work and things in their life that effects their work. This was an enlightening… Continue reading Overcoming Writer’s Block, Procrastination and Other Writing Problems: Tips From A Psyhchotherapist