The Key to Selling Your Story and Landing an Agent
At a Glance
Join Hollywood Game Plan: How to Land a Job in Film, TV or Digital Entertainment author Carole Kirschner and Storyline: How to Mine the Gold in Your Personal Stories author Jen Grisanti for a FREE workshop and book signing on May 9th
This unique workshop addresses both aspects of being a successful writer: writing a compelling screenplay and building a successful career.
From Carole Kirschner:
• How to make yourself agent ready
• How to make your work agent ready
• How to find an agent
• Create a game plan to launch your career
From Jen Grisanti:
• Selling and telling your story on the page and in the room
• Understanding the spirit behind your words
• Adding fiction to your truth on the page
• Writing a creative bio and a Log Line For Your Life
The Writers Store
3510 W. Magnolia Blvd.
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About the Books:
Hollywood Game Plan is an invaluable how-to guide for aspiring screenwriters from a top entertainment insider who was a senior level development executive at CBS and Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment. It's a step by step strategy to meet the right people, get an agent and get meetings. Once you get those meetings you’ll learn how to sell project in the room to decision-makers with the power to change your life.
Storyline is a practical and spiritual guide to drawing upon your own story and fictionalizing it into your writing. As a Story Consultant and former VP of Current Programs at CBS/Paramount, most of the author’s work with writers has focused on creating standout scripts by elevating story.
- Date available: 04/25/2012
- Publication date: 04/25/2012
- Return policy: 30 days
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Meet the Author: Carole Kirschner
Director of WGA’s Showrunner Training Program, co-creator of the CBS Writers Mentoring Program, Director of Humanitas New Voices, international speaker and a leading expert on career strategies, Carole Kirschner teaches creative professionals how to navigate the often mystifying landscape of show business. Her book, Hollywood Game Plan: How to Land a Job in Film, TV and Digital Entertainment is a primer on how to break in, stay in and move up in the entertainment industry. Through her popular workshops, Carole teaches wri...
Meet the Author: Jen Grisanti
International speaker Jen Grisanti is an acclaimed Story/Career Consultant at Jen Grisanti Consultancy Inc., Writing Instructor for Writers on the Verge at NBC, a former 12-year studio executive, including VP of Current Programming at CBS/Paramount, blogger for The Huffington Post and author of the books, Story Line: Finding Gold In Your Life Story and TV Writing Tool Kit: How To Write a Script That Sells and her new book, Change Your Story, Change Your Life: A Path To Your Success.
Grisanti started her career in 1992 as an assistant to Aaron Spelling, who served as her mentor for 12 years, and she quickly climbed the ranks and eventually ra...