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Writing Prompts – Round 2

Hello all! Remember to get your screenplays and teleplays in before the early deadline on April 30 — this is the best deal of the season! To start your week off right, here are four writing prompts to get you thinking more deeply about your characters and plots:


April 2, 2018 0

We’re Open for Submissions! Plus, Writing Prompts!

We are so excited to FINALLY be open for submissions. This competition has been in the works for many months, and we can’t wait to start reading your wonderful feature and television scripts. Check out this wonderful interview that Maximum Z did with our co-founders, Angela Bourassa and Tim Schildberger. The interview has insights on…
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March 23, 2018 0

6 Writing Lessons from AVENGERS: ENDGAME

I want to take a look at some of the story lessons that can be learned from Avengers: Endgame. I’m writing this from a screenwriting perspective, but these lessons are applicable to storytellers of any type.


May 21, 2019 0

3 Questions to Ask Before Entering a Screenwriting Competition

This article was originally published on LA Screenwriter. It is reprinted here with permission. by Angela Bourassa (@angelabourassa1) I want to make it clear up front that I am someone who co-founded and co-runs a screenwriting competition. I’m also a writer who has entered a lot of screenwriting competitions and had mixed experiences. A few…
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August 8, 2018 0

5 Ways to Connect with Screenwriters When You Don’t Live in LA

This article originally appeared in LA Screenwriter. An edited version is reprinted here by the author with permission. by Angela Bourassa (@angelabourassa1) If you live in Los Angeles, take advantage of it! There are countless opportunities to network with other writers, actors, assistants, and all sorts of people who are also looking to build careers…
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June 18, 2019 0

5 Story Lessons from Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’

This article was originally posted on LA Screenwriter. It is republished with permission by the author. by Angela Bourassa (@angelabourassa1) Plenty of aspiring screenwriters can write a good script. They know how to format, they know all about structure and pacing and even character development and arcs. But the big piece of the pie that keeps…
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June 4, 2019 0
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**A Moviebytes Top Contest for 2020** The 2020 competition is now closed. We’ll announce the 2020 Semifinalists on September 15! A Quick Note About COVID-19Our prize package involves a trip for the winner to Los Angeles this November. We realize now isn’t exactly the best time to be making plans for trips, but we’re also…
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February 6, 2018 0