by Ashley Scott Meyers In this episode of the podcast I talk with Bob Schultz who co-founded ScriptFest And The Great American Pitchfest. We talk about how and why he started the festivals, how these festivals work for screenwriters, and then he gives some specific tips for pitching when going
by Emily Jermusyk (@EJemily24) The first time I was invited to Pitchfest was a few years ago when I was an assistant in the industry. My boss encouraged me to go on his behalf, to find him writers. I rolled my eyes. I thought, It’s an event that hundreds of unemployed
by Angela Bourassa I had the privilege of attending Scriptfest this past weekend on behalf of LA Screenwriter (and my own writing career), and I must say the whole event was a wonderful success. There were a few hiccups here and there, but overall, I found the classes, the interactions,
by Fiona Wheeler With ScriptFest, The Great American PitchFest and the Produced By Conference just around the corner, many screenwriters are wondering how to use these events to build (or begin) their networks. Every screenwriting manual will tell you that to have a lasting career as a screenwriter you must
by Angela Bourassa May has just begun, but I’m already looking forward to the end of the month. That’s because ScriptFest and the Great American Pitchfest will begin on May 29. Together, these two events make one of the most important and informative screenwriting conferences of the year. Formerly known simply
If you’re looking for something to do in two weeks, you can’t overlook The Great American Pitchfest.
The Great American Pitchfest is happening this weekend in Burbank.