I Am a Screenwriter

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    scriptfrenzy, Anybody?

    Hello writers! I found out recently about this scriptFrenzy website and it looks great for anybody who has an idea/synopsis/treatment and an outline. So I guess I'm gonna make a go at it! 100 pages in 30 days. Anyone else taking part? :)
    onlygodjudgeme onlygodjudgeme
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 25, 2011

    What if I get "writer's block" would

    that be it for me? Am I supposed to throw in the towel and give up on my dream? I thank God that my dreams haven't fumble yet, but what if; in the future I get "writer's block" what am I supposed to do now?
    LonelyOB LonelyOB
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 30, 2014

    Been writing scripts

    since I was 14. I've written over a dozen, which is something to be proud of I think. Not professional yet, but I'll get there.
    kipcarson37 kipcarson37
    26-30, M
    May 15, 2014


    I'm currently taking several courses at My local college.  A couple of them are Screenplay Analysis and Screenwriting. I've been struggling occasionally with things like story structure, identifying act breaks, identifying theme, and (on the writing side) coming up with...
    aktor1970 aktor1970
    46-50, M
    Apr 7, 2013


    I've been writing since I was little - songs, short stories, poems, a gazillion stabs at a novel - and I've always loved films. It never occurred to me to write screenplays until a panel for a contest I entered told me that while a piece (a short short) that I wrote was...
    cdncrone cdncrone
    36-40, F
    1 Response Sep 29, 2009

    Hope to Be

    At the moment I'm writing my first screenplay. Well technically it's not my first, but it's the first idea I've ever truly felt connected with. It's the first one I've been seriously commited to and actually thought it might stand a chance. I always used to start writing these...
    Zarfo Zarfo
    2 Responses Jun 16, 2009

    Writing a Movie About Crazy People

    crazy people just dont get enough credit. we really dont. i mean we make this world so colourful and entertaining. you never see us in suits. were always highly emotional, always busy with something or some drama- but seriously we are totally shunned and treated like dirt by...
    eden eden
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2007


    !! I'M DEDICATED, FOR BEING ON THE TOP🏆🏆🏆☆彡 ★彡 ☆彡 ★彡
    LonelyOB LonelyOB
    22-25, M
    Jun 30, 2014

    Moving To La

    Don't rush out: Think it through carefully. I didn't.... wish I had. See: http://keepwriteon.blogspot.com/
    keepwriteon keepwriteon
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2009

    Resuming My Work

    I have long dreamed of creating movies and writing scripts. Tonight I resumed my work and hopefully will have a completed script sometime soon. I have sent in ideas to a couple of networks over the years, and surprisingly, shortly thereafter shows like the ones I proposed...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2012

    Almost wrote the Power Rangers movie :(( Its

    hard to get used to the format. So I winded up writing them like books. Which sites format for you?
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Nov 22, 2015

    In Southern California?

    Want to make videos or game? I have 2 free groups on here & FB forming. Comment/message for links & questions. Film group is no budget, indie, independent, guerrilla, skeleton crew level. Seeking location scouts, actors, writers, camera operator etc. Game group is all around...
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 10, 2016

    Petitions for people

    who support film, voice acting, 90s Nick tv, or income equality. If you support film, sign. Its to make california film permit fees for no budget films to be free/waived. https://www.change.org/p/california-film-commission-filmla-allow-no-budget-films-to-be-exempt-from-film...
    supergirl805 supergirl805
    22-25, F
    Feb 1, 2016

    Or, At Present, An Aspiring Screenwriter

    I think writing, and screenwriting in particular, is my passion. I've been writing since I was really little; everything from attempts at novels, journal entries, short stories, whatever. When I was 18 I discovered a deep, unknown love for filmmaking. I worked as an extra on...
    liferiot liferiot
    26-30, M
    1 Response May 18, 2007

    If Matt Damon Can...

    I began writing screenplays about 5 years ago and so far have had all of them rejected. The closest I got was with a pitch I told Fox in Australia but since I just made most of it up on the spot, the finished script didnt end up like what I had told them. :(   Anyway I...
    Staples33 Staples33
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 5, 2010
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