Lucy V Hay

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Top 5 Feedback Mistakes

So, I’ll be running a new series on B2W, this time “Top 5 Mistakes”. I’m kicking off with Feedback and will be following up with my top 5 mistakes on …

... Some of them coming thru to production now. I bet SALT has something to do with this. Worth thinking about https://t.co/X1cbYat6nH

The LSWF Short Script Challenge: A Look In the Spec Pile

So, the winners LSWF Short Script Challenge have been decided and announced on last night’s Production Office Live! I thought I’d take a look at the …

3 Ways To Overcome Perfectionism by Rough Draft

We live in a world where we’re made to constantly strive for perfection.Frankly, that sucks.Why is that we always feel the need to be perfect, even …

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A Logline Is NOT A Tagline ... Here's Why

Loglines Are Not Taglines!!<p>… Cannot. Stress. This. Enough. Every week I see scores of pitches sent to my inbox, to my ears or via script listing …

4 Indispensable Social Media Platforms For Writers

Look, a social media presence these days is non-negotiable for a writer. There’s no getting away from that. When agents, producers, filmmakers and …

SUBMISSIONS INSANITY: Getting Rejected? Then Do These 5 Things

If your screenplay is consistently rejected, then Bang2write's Lucy V has a plan of action for you.The post SUBMISSIONS INSANITY: Getting Rejected? …

Top 7 Things Screenwriters Can Do To Improve Diversity And Inclusion by @KirkWrites79 and @DigitalDeron

I LOVE this from Kirk and Deron at the <i>Hollywood Inclusive</i> podcast … These guys really know what they’re talking about!Unlike many sites</i> …

#FF #Screenwriters @jeannevb @VerbaVitae @CinemaProfound @UnkScreenwriter @Bang2write @princess_scribe #scripts https://t.co/4c8SAKDXO1

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INFOGRAPHIC: America’s First Documented Serial Killer | Lucy V Hay

It can often seem that serial killers in crime fiction – novels, TV and film – are overly flamboyant, but as with so many things, truth is stranger …

What Script Editors Do AKA 5 Tips To Edit Your Own Screenplay

So, I’m in/famous for insisting there’s too much dialogue in *most* spec screenplays AND that scene description AND format can be a major issue in a …

KEY ADVICE FROM 8 #LONDONSWF SCREENWRITING SESSIONS

A post written by Sofluid which belongs to Writesofluid - Writing advice, critique and editing services by Michelle Goode.<br>This weekend just gone was …

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How To Produce A Film Using SEIS by @MarkMacNicol

So, MAD MAX FURY ROAD producer Iain Smith gave us all a shot in the arm about film production yesterday … But it’s all well and good SAYING we need …

6 Ways To Annoy The Crap Out Of People Online

ANTI-Social Media<p>I spend a lot of time on social media. You may have noticed.<p>What you may not have realised however is how much I READ about social …

When Is A Rejection A Rejection If I Don't Hear Anything?

Hello to the mysterious <b>Red Baron</b>, who emailed me with this yesterday:<p><i>I’m new to the scriptwriting business and I was wondering whether you could give</i> …

6 Ways To Make Your Screenplay More Likely To Get Made By @SamanthaHorley

<b>1) Have a “Pitchable” Idea</b>Have a great idea that’s easily “pitchable.” I call this “the two line pitch”, the pitch that, should you find yourself in …

Networking and writing craft tips, screenplays and novels

<i>By Lucy V Hay On May 9, 2018 · Add Comment</i><p>Work Habits<p>Habits … what are YOURS like in getting your writing done?<p>People often say to me they wonder how …

15 Reasons Your Story Sucks

So I’m doing the Live Script Edit at London Screenwriters’ Festival today – so now seems like a good time to really stick your story under the …

#amwriting REMEMBER - Characters are what they DO. Here's why https://t.co/wGWK34UfHl

12 Twisted Thoughts From The Judging Process by @Bang2Write (Lucy V Hay)

So, the first round of Create50's Twisted: 50 Vol 1 reading is done and judging is well underway ... Hadn't heard about #Twisted50?? FOR SHAME. Make …

5 Things I Learned From Mad Max Fury Road’s Producer Iain Smith

With a resumé that includes movie classics I love like THE FIFTH ELEMENT and CHILDREN OF MEN, producer Iain Smith was already on my list of top UK …

5 Things I Learned From Oscar-Winning Screenwriter William Nicholson

So, this weekend it was LondonSWF and the lucky writers selected for the 2016 LSF Talent Campus initiative had Oscar-winning screenwriter William …

Imminent thriller Virginia gets first proper trailer

Unless you've played the Virginia demo you haven't had much to go on - until now. Now there's a cinematic trailer providing a first proper look at …

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