Advice from Script Readers

Advice from Script Readers

Script readers have the difficult task of reading spec script submissions sent to studios, producers and agents, the good and the bad, and a lot of the later. I’m always interested to hear what they have to say about storytelling. They may not be great writers...
MMP 59: Make Me Want to Turn the Page with Richard Walter part 2

MMP 59: Make Me Want to Turn the Page with Richard Walter part 2

Legendary screenwriting professor, Richard Walter, is with us again in part two of my conversation with him.  Richard was professor of the UCLA Screenwriting program, which is the most successful screenwriting program in the world. It’s harder to get into this program...
MMP 56: Story Well Told with Dr. Karen Swallow Prior

MMP 56: Story Well Told with Dr. Karen Swallow Prior

Literature professor, Dr. Karen Swallow Prior joins me to talk about novels, story, and Christian film.  I have a weak spot for books and articles written by Christians that address the value of good fiction and the role good storytelling can have in the Christian...