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Should You Edit Your Own Movies?

Anyone with a $10 firewire card and a home PC 5 years out of date can now edit, so obviously all you need to do is learn what button to push. And this is why most DV shorts suffer, especially in the editing.

AUDITION TIPS

As aspiring moviemakers, we are always burdened with finding actors to appear in our movies. Where do these elusive beings live? How do we get them to be in our movies?

Simple Screenplay/Screenwriting Tip

Your script, or story or idea is the BLUEPRINT (pre-production). The shoot (production) is nothing but the collection of raw materials, and the edit is construction.

San Diego Film Festival Announces Screenplay Contest Winners

The Winning screenplays of the 2005 San Diego Film Festival have been announced.

2005 PAGE Awards Winners Announced

The winners of the 2005 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards competition have been announced, and the $10,000 Grand Prize has been awarded to Larry Postel for his hysterically funny Christmas fantasy X-MAS FILES.

SXSW Film Announces Call For Entries

The 2006 edition of the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival has announced its annual call for entries.

The Writers Place (TWP) Short Story Contest Winners - 2005

The Writers Place (TWP) announces the winners of the July 2004 through June 2005 Short Story contest.

Last Chance for William C Martell's Script Secrets Seminar

On the weekend of September 17 and the 18th, 2005, William C. Martell brings his acclaimed, celebrated screenwriting seminar from Los Angeles to Robson Square in Vancouver.

"Take Out" to WORLD PREMIERE During Upcoming Festival Season

TAKE OUT stars Daniel Roebuck ("The Fugitive", "Bubba Ho-tep", "The Devil’s Rejects"), Chase Masterson ("Star Trek: Deep Space Nine") and Justin Walker ("Clueless").

San Diego Film Festival Announces Screenplay Finalists

The top four San Diego Film Festival screenplays have been announced.

Collective Filmmaking Project and Community Announced

GalpaGo! Film Explosion is a collective filmmaking project and community that is seeking submissions from writers, directors, art directors, actors, and musicians.

Open Door Announces Industry Entertainment Contest Winners

The winners of scr(i)pt magazine’s Open Door Contest sponsored by Industry Entertainment have been announced.

Open Door Announces Kaplan Perrone First-Round Finalists

The first-round finalists of scr(i)pt magazine’s Open Door Contest sponsored by Kaplan Perrone have been announced.

Big Bear Lake Film Festival Announces Finalists

The 2005 Big Bear Lake Film Festival has announced their screenwriting competition finalists.

Acclaim Film and TV Announces Winners

The winners of the Spring/Summer 2005 Accliam screenplay and TV script contests have been announced.
 
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