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Book to Movie - The Easy Adaptation Part 2



Presented by Kim Hornsby

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Join Screenwriter and Author, Kim Hornsby for a followup Zoom workshop to writing a screenplay. In the class, you'll learn how to properly get the script ready for pro eyes, how to promote your script, how to get representation and hear all about entering contests-- a springboard to turning pro. Kim is a wealth of information on what to do after the screenplay is written with suggestions on branding, networking, and instruction on the log line, the script treatment and how to compose a One Page. Learn the do's and don't's of promoting and supporting your script in this Live Zoom Class. Ask Kim your questions, pick her brain on how to insure your screenplay gets the recognition it deserves.


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Literary Contest Sponsors:

Kelli Estes
Pam Binder
Gerri Russell
   Romance/Women's Fiction
Robert Dugoni
Melinda Rucker Haynes
Anonymous Sponsor
   Young Adult
Flamingo Writer's Group
   Middle Grade

Donna Conrad

Kelli Vincent
   Short Story
 DeeAnna Galbraith
   Children's Picture/Chapter Book
 Behler Publications
   Adult Short Topics (articles/essays/memoir)
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   Screenwriting / TV Pilots


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Book to Movie - The Easy Adaptation Part 2 (July 2020)

9/24/2020 » 9/27/2020
2020 PNWA Conference

How To Adapt A Novel Into A Pilot And Episodic Season

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