Queries & Manuscripts
Classes & Conferences
Crafting Your Work
The Writing Business
Income & Expenses
Setting Fees/Getting Paid
Rights & Copyright
The Writing Life
The Writing Life
Health & Safety
Column: Ramblings on the Writing Life
Fiction Writing - General
Characters & Viewpoint
Setting & Description
Column: Crafting Fabulous Fiction
Fiction Writing - Genres
SF, Fantasy & Horror
Flash Fiction & More
Columns & Syndication
Poetry & Greeting Cards
POD & Subsidy Publishing
General Promotion Tips
Articles in Translation
This free script provided by
Screenwriting & Scriptwriting
Articles may be listed in more than one category.
If the "Return to [Menu]" link doesn't take you back to where you started, simply use your browser's "back" button!
- Screenplays and Scripts
21 Ways to Better Your Chances of Winning Screenplay Contests - Elizabeth English
Creating Character and Characterization in Screenplays - Elizabeth English
Evaluating Your Movie Idea - Laura Brennan
The Field of Dreams: Conflict as Metaphor in Screenplays - Elizabeth English
From Novel to Screenplay: The Challenges of Adaptation - Lynne Pembroke and Jim Kalergis
How to Develop Your Premise into a Compelling Script - Kathryn McCullough
The Making of a Hollywood Film: A Guide for Screenwriters - Elizabeth English
Securing Film Rights to Published Material - Lenore Wright
What is Coverage? - Kathryn McCullough
Writing the Prize-Winning Script - Laura Brennan
Writing the TV Spec Script - Laura Brennan
- The Screening Room: Q&A on Screenwriting, by Laura Brennan
How Can I Sell Scripts to a Show I Love?
How Do You Get Your First Job?
Should I Produce My Own Films?
Turning a Novel into a Screenplay
Pitch, Outline, Synopsis or Treatment?
Getting Your Foot in the Door
Should I Pay an Agent to Rewrite my Script? What if My Idea Is Stolen?
Pitching an Educational Reality Show
Contacting Actors; Writing from Outside Hollywood
Turning a Short Story into an Animated Film; Paying a Writer for a Treatment
Should I Write My Own Screenplay from my Novel?
Of Agents and E-mails
Pitching to a Network
Where Do I Start?
Compensation for Options
Must I Write a Screenplay to Sell My Story Idea?
Feature Agents; Pitching a Reality Show
Becoming (and Remaining) a Working Writer
(Yep, these are affiliate links - use them to help support Writing-World.com!)
Copyright © 2018 by Moira Allen. All rights reserved.
All materials on this site are the property of their authors and may not be reprinted
without the author's written permission, unless otherwise indicated.
For more information please contact
Moira Allen, Editor