|A page from an international film program. Candy Clark signed this for me in 2016.|
Sunday, December 24, 2017
Writing a script can be a lesson in brevity for all potential screen writers. Before you ask someone to read your entire script, you may want to submit 10-15pp story treatment first. Then if the reader likes what they see they'll ask for more.
Below is a 3-page synopsis of the film, included in a press packet dated three months before the film's release. They managed to reduce a nearly 2 hour movie into a 3p outline. (Click on all documents to enlarge. Or, don't do anything. See if I care.)
Below is a cast list from the press book. Although it's not comprehensive, it is descriptive of which actors were in a particular scene.
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