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clarify, ego, notes, producer, re-writing -

OH ME. OH MY! If you are a writer, then you know half of being a writer is re-writing. And whether you are work-for-hire, staffed on a show, working at the studio level, or just implementing notes from your peers or writers’ group – we all know what it’s like to pull up notes, and try to incorporate them into an existing script. In this article, I want to point out helpful ways to approach notes and how to implement them in a way that doesn’t leave you bashing your head against the keyboard. First, and this is likely the...

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Screenwriters and film producers are a marriage of necessity. Producers need scripts. Writers need producers to get their scripts made. Industry lore is littered with examples of screenwriters feeling jerked around by producers, and there’s a combative relationship often implied between these two parties.

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