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 Alexander Robb

Everything You Need To Know About Pitching But Rarely Told

Everything You Need To Know About Pitching But Rarely Told

Pitching is a finely nuanced art form. Part performance. Part sales. The final goal… to get them to say yes! Manager/ Producer Alexander Robb from Insignia Entertainment deep dives into the fine art of pitching. So much of the screenwriting process is dictated by the first step of the verbal presentation. And every pitch starts […]

 Jim

Screenwriter Ted Campbell Goes “Underground”

Screenwriter Ted Campbell Goes “Underground”

As part of Creative Screenwriting Magazine’s mission to showcase screenwriters making waves in the film world, we spoke with Ted Campbell who recently set up his thriller script Underground with Film Bridge International. Acclaimed director John Boorman (Excalibur, Deliverance) signed on and now things are moving along quite nicely. What inspired the concept of Underground? […]

 Jim

Jessica Sinyard Talks “The Peak”

Jessica Sinyard Talks “The Peak”

Jessica Sinyard is a screenwriter based in the UK. Her television pilot The Peak won the Grand Prize for Screenwriting at the Slamdance Film Festival and is now under option. She is developing material for both film and television, and also writes for a number of boxing publications. She is repped by The Agency and Grandview. […]

 Jim

Ryan Shrime On “Please Don’t Die, Robert Berman”

Ryan Shrime On “Please Don’t Die, Robert Berman”

As part of Creative Screenwriting Magazine’s commitment to showcasing screenwriting talent, we’re interviewing Ryan Shrime. He was listed as one of ISA’s Top 25 Screenwriters to Watch. Let’s see his musings on his evolution as a screenwriter. Describe your unique personal and professional background and the specific project that attracted ISA interest? I was born and […]

 Brianne Hogan

Take Your Screenwriting Power Back

Take Your Screenwriting Power Back

When it comes to who wields the most power in Hollywood, it seems screenwriters fall near the bottom rung. Let’s be honest: we’re beholden to the gatekeepers, whether they’re script analysts, producers, or studio execs, who will greenlight the passion project we’ve toiled on for years. For a lot of screenwriters, writing life can feel […]