Writing Your First Short Film.

Writing Your First Short Film.

Writing a short film script presents many of the same challenges as writing as feature film.  In some ways perhaps, the challenge is greater; the feature writer has 90 – 120 pages to tell his story, you only have 10 to 15 minutes to tell a compelling story and...

A 1000 words a day!

Having written mostly screenplays and poetry for many years, the thought of writing a novel seemed vaguely ludicrous.  It was what other people did; great intellectuals and artists like Salman Rushdie or John Steinbeck or Annie Proulx.  I would read their novels and...

The Future Of Digital Art?

I just watched this amazing TED talk by Amanda Palmer of the Dresden Dolls.  In this digital age, artists, musicians, filmmakers are all struggling to make money when their work is so easily replicated and quickly put online for free.  How do artists sustain...