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Ken Russell: a career in clips

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The director Ken Russell has died aged 84.
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Film Producing: How to Shake the Money Tree | FilmSlateMagazine.com

Film Producing: How to Shake the Money Tree | FilmSlateMagazine.com | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
The third installment in the "My First Independent Feature" series discusses fundraising.
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The Power of Words

This short film illustrates the power of words to radically change your message and your effect upon the world. At Purplefeather (http://www.purplefeather.co...
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TheFilmPortal.net

TheFilmPortal.net | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

Interesting secret portal that you need to be invited to....but you can investigate while approval is pending. 

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ScreenwritingWorkshop - Action

ScreenwritingWorkshop - Action | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

What a fun screenwriting excercise.   Take some dialogue (supplied) and write action for it.  I'd be curious to see what you did with it. 

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Michael Maren | The only screenplay structure chart you need....

Michael Maren | The only screenplay structure chart you need.... | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

The only screenplay structure chart you need. This is from Michael Hague, who I think is very clear about the whole business.

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Cinematography & Emotions

"There was certain quality of melanchloy that Connie (Conrad Hall) carried with him that he was very in touch with and you feel it in the films."
Director  Glenn Gordon Caron
Melancholy can be d...
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That Nearly Scared Me to Death! Let's Do It Again

That Nearly Scared Me to Death! Let's Do It Again | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Fear is a handy evolutionary mechanism for staying out of danger. So why do we get off on it sometimes?
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Charles Burnett | Senses of Cinema

Charles Burnett | Senses of Cinema | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
b. April 13, 1944, Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA filmography bibliography web resources I think a strong case can be made that Charles Burnett is the (Charles Burnett -
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Living the Romantic Comedy: A Third Way to Love

Living the Romantic Comedy: A Third Way to Love | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Romantic comedy believes in the transformative power of love, but its sub-genres reveal more specific belief systems. Not long ago, my post Is There Only One? questioned movies that say, "Every soul has only one mate, chosen by fate" (Sleepless...
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StoryPros Article - 10 Things Producers Must Know

Most people have no idea what a producer does. But if you’ve done the job, you know it’s the toughest one in the entire filmmaking process. A producer essentially builds a business from the ground up, from acquiring the script to hiring the actors and crew to selling the finished film.
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Tron was denied a Special FX Oscar because it used computer graphics! - OMG Facts

Tron was denied a Special FX Oscar because it used computer graphics!  - OMG Facts | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Tron was denied a Special FX Oscar because it used computer graphics! - Your Mind. Blown - OMG Facts (“@OMGFacts: The 1982 film Tron was denied a Special FX Oscar b/c it used computer graphics!
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The Eight Sequences – The Sequence

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ACT I SEQUENCE ONE - Status Quo & Point of Attack Establishes the central character, his/her life, and the status quo and the world of the story.
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RIP Ken Russell - 1812 Overture (according to Ken Russell)

1812 Overture fantasy sequence from the Ken Russell film "The Music Lovers" (1970) starring Richard Chamberlain & Glenda Jackson...
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Voice Over screenwriting magazine relaunches!

Voice Over screenwriting magazine relaunches! | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
After a seven-year hiatus, Henrik has brought back Voice Over, the first online scriptwriting magazine directed at the community of hobbyists and aspiring writers.
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Screenwriting – The Beginning Middle and End

Screenwriting – The Beginning Middle and End | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
The opening to your story is the most important part of the whole journey. Before you even sit down and start writing, know your beginning, middle and end.

Some writers have a hard time just get...
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Screenplay Writing Tips How to Write Great Dialogue | What is Blurps

Screenplay Writing Tips How to Write Great Dialogue | What is Blurps | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Internet Marketing Articles Sponsored by Moe Tamani, the SEO Services ConsultantBlockbuster movies have several traits in common besides a strong screenplay (Screenplay Writing Tips How to Write Great Dialogue -
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How helpful can screenwriting books be? - Scriptwriting

How helpful can screenwriting books be? Last weekend, I came to my local bookstore and was amazed to find that there are so many books which are supposed to teach you about screenwriting. Perhaps Syd...
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What is a "Film Package"?

What is a "Film Package"? | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
A film package is far more than just a script and a budget, though that is what many new filmmakers think it is.
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Anatomy of a Scene: The Building Blocks of a Memorable Movie | FilmSlateMagazine.com

Anatomy of a Scene: The Building Blocks of a Memorable Movie | FilmSlateMagazine.com | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Anatomy of a Scene: The Building Blocks of a Memorable Movie
Great Scenes Make Great Movies
by C.J. Perry
From the outside looking in, a movie is just a collection of scenes that are tied together.
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Why Can’t Hollywood Get Science Right?

Why Can’t Hollywood Get Science Right? | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Why is science so unrealistic when Hollywood gets hold of it?
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Five Plot Point Breakdowns – The Script Lab

Five Plot Point Breakdowns – The Script Lab | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

If you're looking for a place to get five plot point breakdowns on any of numerous films, this is definitely the place to go.  The five plot points are:

 

1. INCITING INCIDENT

2. LOCK IN

3. FIRST CULMINATION

4. MAIN CULMINATION

5. THIRD ACT TWIST

 

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Everyone is special in OZ. Screenwriting in Australia

Everyone is special in OZ.  Screenwriting in Australia | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

Apart from the odd tweet, I have been relatively quiet lately. Quietly brooding, listening and watching.
But that little odd tweet now strikes back, in a 1,000 word blog post.
And a call to writers to wake up and denounce the TV preachers.
I know, I should be solving the technical issues that have been marring this blog rather than sitting here, ranting about the Australian film mess. But hey, I’m inspired. And mad. Mad as hell!
When I started blogging four years ago, I was unhappy with what I saw around me in the Australian film industry.

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Stone Soup – An Ancient Legend | UrbanLegendsOnline.com

Stone Soup – An Ancient Legend | UrbanLegendsOnline.com | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it

Once upon a time, somewhere in post-war Eastern Europe, there was a great famine in which people jealously hoarded whatever food they could find, hiding it even from their friends and neighbors.

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Top 10 Biggest Box Office Bombs – The Lists

Top 10 Biggest Box Office Bombs – The Lists | Screen Right (Screenwrite) | Scoop.it
Seven out of ten movies lose money, and that’s after worldwide box office, DVD sales, internet downloads, and cable & television sales are counted. So why do the studios continue to churn out movies (RT @Julesong: Watched any of these?
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