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2013 Screenplay Competition Semi-Finalists
2013 Screenplay Competition Quarter-Finalists
2013 Screenplay Competition Update - Quarter Finalists Announcement We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in [ ... ]
2014 Schedule of Announcements
2013 Screenplay Competition Update - Schedule of Announcements 1/9/14 In 2013, we accepted our largest number of submissions in our competition [ ... ]
Shooting People Sponsors 2013 Spotlight Awards
Shooting People Sponsors 2013 Spotlight Awards 10/17/13 Shooting People, The Independent Filmmakers Network, has joined the Fresh Voices Screenplay C [ ... ]
Megalopolis Lands Producer
MPower Pictures Makes Deal on 2012 Competition Winner Megalopolis In the first deal since announcing the winners of the 2012 Fresh Voices Scre [ ... ]
Jack Messitt Collaboration
Bill Balas Signed
New A&E Series Hires Fresh Voices Finalist as Staf...
Upcoming A&E series hires Fresh Voices Finalist Bill Balas as staff writer. The Bates Motel is a new series created by Kerry Ehrin (P [ ... ]
What Did Aristotle Know About Screenwriting?
On Screenplays Strange and Deviant: What Did Aristotle Know About Screenwriting? By Arik Cohen 1/28/14 You know that pop song that gets stuck [ ... ]
Productive Feedback vs Negative Criticism: Taking ...
Productive Feedback vs Negative Criticism: Taking Notes on Your Screenplay 1/9/14 By Arik Cohen I have an actor friend (in Los Angeles? WHAT AR [ ... ]
Making The Point Loud and Clear
Making the Point Loud And Clear by Arik Cohen I try to not use these blog posts to discuss pet peeves. I also tried many times to avoid eating [ ... ]
It's Good Enough To Ship - The Search for Perfecti...
by Arik Cohen How do Bridezillas happen? They happen when someone seeks absolute perfection where absolute perfection is impossible. Th [ ... ]
Stephen M. Hunt
Screenwriter Profile: Stephen M. Hunt 2012 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition Grand Prize Winner Stephen M. Hunt won the Grand Prize Award of [ ... ]
SCREENWRITER PROFILE: ELI RICHBOURG RIP Eli Richbourg - March 2013 You will be greatly misssed by everyone you touched. Eli Richbourg is a WGA writ [ ... ]
SCREENWRITER PROFILE: DAVE CALLAHAM Dave wrote the 2010 summer blockbusterThe Expendables, which has so far grossed over $270m at the world box [ ... ]
SCREENWRITER PROFILE: JACK MESSITT Grand Prize Winner of the 2011 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition. Chosen from nearly 1,000 screenplays, ADVENTUR [ ... ]