by Ken Aguado (@kaguado) There’s an entire universe of media that’s sometimes overlooked by aspiring screenwriters: writing for documentary films and non-fiction television programming. We’re living in the golden age of documentaries, and there’s never been more opportunity. Every year there are dozens of terrific documentaries released and hundreds of hours of non-fiction television programming –... Continue Reading →
by John Bucher (@johnkbucher) Sometimes the most profound and powerful storytelling lessons come from real life. In the upcoming documentary, I’ll Push You, the story is built around two men trying to get from point A to point B -- a classic story. Justin Skeesuck and Patrick Gray have been lifelong friends. They’ve always done everything together... Continue Reading →
by Ashley Scott Meyers In this week's episode of the podcast I talk with screenwriter, producer, and director Erin R. Dooley about her new documentary project as well as her numerous short films. You can listen to the audio portion of the podcast by clicking here or through iTunes by clicking here. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rivMuwPOj-U&w=640&h=360] You... Continue Reading →
I wouldn't do nudity in films. To act with my clothes on is a performance. To act with my clothes off is a documentary.