If you can dream it, you can do it. -Walt Disney
Quality is a great business plan. -John Lasseter
Let's make some funny pictures. -Tex Avery
I never considered a difference of opinion in politics, in religion, in philosophy, as cause for withdrawing from a friend. -Howard Zinn
When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins. -Chuck Jones
And what do you benefit if you gain the whole world but lose your own soul? -Jesus
A man should never neglect his family for business. -Walt Disney
What's most important in animation is the emotions and the ideas being portrayed. -Ralph Bakshi
Once you have heard a strange audience burst into laughter at a film you directed, you realize what the word joy is all about. -Chuck Jones
Before enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. After enlightenment: chop wood, carry water. -Buddhist Proverb
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FINDING & DEVELOPING NEW IDEAS
Saturday, July 31, 2010
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Writers Store
2040 Westwood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025
The lecture is followed by a Q&A and a FREE drawing in which one lucky person will win Story O Software for Writers courtesy of Jungle Software
Taught by Rona Edwards & Monika Skerbelis authors of the critically acclaimed book, "I Liked It, Didn't Love It: Screenplay Development from the Inside Out" now in 2nd Edition.
ARE YOU READY FOR HOLLYWOOD?
Join us for this free seminar. In order to have success at finding and developing your ideas, you need to know how to look for them and then how to structure them on paper. This lecture will provide valuable tips and resources to help you organize and develop your ideas and get them out of your head and on paper. Knowing how to do this will also help writers, producers and filmmakers alike have a place from which to pitch their ideas and/or jump to the next step: writing the screenplay.
SPECIAL WRITERS STORE EVENT DISCOUNT!!
10% off the book, "I Liked It, Didn't Love It: Screenplay Development from the Inside Out" by Rona Edwards and Monika Skerbelis or any other books at the Writers Store for those attending the event. If you sign up for the online workshop during the event you will receive a FREE copy of our book.
In the upcoming 4-week online course beginning August 11- September 1, students will work with articles, ads, newspapers and magazines, in order to find new ideas and develop them into pitches and potential ideas for motion pictures that flourish. Cost is $275.
The online workshop will cover such topics as:
• Where to find ideas;
• Developing the genre and logline;
• Structuring the idea in a 3-act structure;
• Things to think about before pitching idea.
"Are you ready for Hollywood! Let ESE FILM WORKSHOPS ONLINE courses give you the leg up needed to become a successful development executive, producer, writer or director. During our courses, you’ll have one-on-one online interface with both of us. We'll walk you through the steps and share what really happens when you submit your screenplay or material. You'll learn about the players at the studios, production companies and agencies, how to set up a Production Company or Maneuver a Film Festival. Our mission - to help you succeed!"
- Rona Edwards & Monika Skerbelis on ESE Film Workshops Online.
Today's world of feature films and television is more complex than ever. ESE provides professional 4 to 6 week film courses without leaving your home. With user-friendly web access, students need only know how to "click, type, download and read."
For more information or to register for ESE Film Workshops Online visit http://www.esentertainment.net
Finding & Developing New Ideas
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