Squid Game director on holding on for 10 years to make series

I found this post via Film Courage on a tweet that was made by Squid Game director Hwang Don Hyuk. He kept getting rejections for the project for 10 years and ran into money problems writing the script. Though it sounded like he was not that terrible in debt he had to go through a lot to get the film financed facing rejections multiple times. This instagram post on how he had financial struggles to get his tv series made. Influences and other info He was also influenced by Japanese Manga and Animation and Battle Royale. which could have contributed … Continue reading Squid Game director on holding on for 10 years to make series

REPOST: This Is Why Creators Need To Know The Pixar Theory – Houston Howard

Originally posted on Film Courage – Empowering Creatives:
Watch the video interview on Youtube here Houston Howard, Transmedia Author/Speaker:?And that’s fun right but that’s not the big takeaway. The big takeaway is what are they doing like think of that,… Continue reading REPOST: This Is Why Creators Need To Know The Pixar Theory – Houston Howard

Syd Fields Screenwriting workshop online

I really like Syd Field lecture on screenwriting, chance upon his lecture while browsing YouTube. This is the same author that wrote the book “Screenplay: the Foundations of Screenwriting” that helped James Cameron with his writing of Terminator screenplays. The Lectures might be old but its a good resource to get started with Screen Writing. Even if you are doing a small corporate video. Part 1 of his workshop: What is the Difference between a screenplay and novel? A novel, action takes places in the characters head, in the mindscape of dramatic action. A screenplay is a story told in … Continue reading Syd Fields Screenwriting workshop online