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Mar 28, 2015

What if most of what's being taught about screenwriting and TV writing is wrong?

 

What if the rules, paradigms and secrets widely touted in books, seminars and classes not only don't improve your chances of making it, but could actually sabotage you? And what if there were specific skill sets nobody talks about that could dramatically boost your chance for success?

 

In the past two years, Corey Mandell has had 47 students and clients sell or option scripts with dozens more landing writing assignments on such shows as Community, Treme, Justified, Bones and The Fosters. An extremely well executed spec script is required to break into the business, yet too many writers waste valuable time writing a script with little to no chance at success.

 

This teleconference will cover what agents and managers are looking for in today's marketplace, and will share the best ways to launch a career. It also provides the specific tools required to write screenplays and pilots at a professional level.

 

What you will learn

 

The strategies actual writers have successfully used to break into the business. What is required to write a script that truly grabs and holds a reader's attention.

 

Avoiding the five mistakes that can sink your chances, and why most scripts get rejected.

 

What kind of scripts stand out and get you the right kind of attention. How to know if your script is ready to be read by industry professionals.

 

 

And how to get your script read by the right people, while knowing what exactly agents and managers are seeking. 

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