Sunday, 10 June 2018

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Make your audience gasp and laugh!

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Get your audience to cringe and laugh at the same time! In this webinar, you will learn the conventions of Black Comedy and see the differences between black humor, satire, gallows humor, and mainstream comedy genres. Far from being a niche genre, Black Comedy is marketable and can be used across a variety of media formats.

This webinar will be presented by Scott Dikkers, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of “How To Write Funny” and leader of the “Writing with The Onion” training program at The Second City in Chicago. He is a winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, and co-founder of The Onion. Get expert guidance on the structure and “execution” of a successful Black Comedy.

What You'll Learn

How Black Comedy differs from mainstream comedy
How Black Comedy is perceived by audiences and development executives
Which Black Comedy TV series, movies or novels have succeeded and why
Whether Black Comedy is considered a marketable genre in various media
The most important aspect of writing a Black Comedy
The genre expectations of the Black Comedy
The story beats of the Black Comedy

Who should attend

Writers who have ideas in the Black Comedy genre
Writers working on a Black Comedy story
Writers looking for resources or inspiration for Black Comedy projects
Students of stage, film, TV or prose interested in Black Comedy
Lovers of the Black Comedy genre who wish to better understand it

Thursday, June 14, 2018
Price: $79.99

Instructor: Scott Dikkers
Scott Dikkers founded the world's first humor website, The Onion, which has more than 50 million unique monthly page views and 15 million social-media followers.

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Subscribe and save hours of wracking your brain

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  • Dictionary
  • The Bible: A complete and searchable Bible, both Old and New Testaments.
  • Word Processing: A built-in word processor is included.
  • Organization: Easily organize all of the information related to your projects
  • Web-based and compatible on all devices
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“I love this software! I was able to do my outline in two days.” –Tressa Sanders

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Save 30% Through 6/12

From the makers of Movie Outline comes an all-new creative writing tool, Script Studio. Script Studio is software for screenwriters, playwrights, and novelists that helps you plan your story outline, develop characters, structure your narrative and professionally format your movie script, stageplay, TV show or manuscript. It was developed by a produced screenwriter to take the complexity out of the script and novel writing process, allowing you to focus on your story while the software handles the formatting and pagination. Download your copy today!

Key Features:
  • Powerful story structuring and organizational tools
  • Story Tasks and Scratch Pad notes management
  • Character development Tools and Character Name Wizard
  • Screenplay, stageplay, teleplay and musical layout templates
  • Designed for step and sequence outlining
Script Studio also lets you use templates such as "The Hero's Journey" to compare the progress of your story side by side, scene by scene. Templates include: Die Hard, Good Will Hunting, Seven, The Terminator, and more!

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$199.95       $139.95
Sale Ends 6/12

*Price is as marked. Sale ends 6/12/18 at 11:59 PM PST.

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Eight sessions presented by Oscar-winning producer Edward Saxon

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Save Over 66% on the Entire Series!

Get ready to learn the secret handshake: A Producer's Guide to Navigating Your Screenwriting Career puts you on the fast track to entertainment Industry success. It’s like a graduate film school-level education from an Academy-Award winner at a fraction of the cost! And for a limited time you can own the entire series for just $199!

Edward Saxon, producer of some of Hollywood’s most enduring films, is your instructor through this entire intensive course he created based on his 25+ years in the Industry. He’s developed and produced movies at all the major studios, including Silence of the Lambs, Adaptation and Philadelphia, along with Independent films and projects in development at HBO and Amazon Studios. Combined, Saxon’s films have grossed over $700 million at the box office worldwide and garnered multiple Academy Awards.

In A Producer's Guide to Navigating Your Screenwriting Career, Ed takes you on a deep dive into the real world of the movie business, with eight comprehensive lessons that cover everything you need to know to move ahead in Hollywood. It’s vital intel for anyone who wants to become a working part of the film Industry.

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Each lesson is a 60 to 90-minute OnDemand webinar on an essential topic:
  • The System: Understanding Hollywood’s Inner Workings
  • The Team: Securing an Agent, Manager, Lawyer and Publicist
  • The Allies: Building Film Business Networks
  • The Timeline: Making Hollywood’s Schedule Work for You
  • The Story: Writing the Script that Gets Sold
  • The Path: Following the Routes to Screenwriting Success
  • The Landscape: Discovering Current Industry Opportunities
  • The Hero: Being the Protagonist of your Hollywood Story
The lessons also feature extensive resource materials specially selected to enhance your learning experience.

Choose the package of all eight lessons at a special discounted rate for the most complete educational experience and a signed certificate of completion from Edward Saxon, or select individual lessons based on your needs.

It’s time for you to stop wondering what really happens behind the Hollywood curtain. Sign up for A Producer's Guide to Navigating Your Screenwriting Career now and get ready to take your screenwriting career to the next level.

Full Series: $599.00     $199.00
Individual Sessions: $99.00     $59.00 Each
Sale Ends 6/15

*Price is as marked. Sale ends 6/15/18 at 11:59 PM PST.

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Organize your ideas and start writing

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StoryO takes story organization to a whole other level

Take story organization to a whole new level! Designed for writers by writers, StoryO gives you a way to outline your story in broad strokes first, then flesh out details later. Design your paradigms and environments and organize your ideas in unique ways!
StoryO boasts powerful import & export ability with Final Draft screenplays, export of pre-production information to Gorilla and Chimpanzee film production software™, and can export screenplays to Movie Magic Screenwriter, Microsoft Word and other word processors.

Own the new 3rd edition and enjoy all the updated features!



Create story timelines with color-coded segments and break them down to corresponding sequences of events. Drag and drop sequences to re-order the timeline.


Index Cards

Use index cards to record a story's events, plot points and other details, arrange and save them in various orders within a sequence, attach pictures and characters for more detail.



Create a library of characters, include profile and background information, artistic renditions and more.


Character Relationships

Create relationships between characters and note how they are related and how they affect one another throughout the story.



Print reports such as Character Profiles, Timeline and Sequences, Index Cards, Character Relationships, and more.


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Five resources to help you represent your best self.

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Save 82% for a limited time

It’s common knowledge that first impressions are everything. In fact, recent research has shown that an opinion formed within the first seven seconds of meeting you (or perhaps reading your introductory material) can stick for up to seven months before you are able to turn it around. In the competitive world of screenwriting, this means first impressions are especially important.

Your first impression can literally make or break your career. If you’re just getting starting on pitching your idea or you’re not sure you’re making a good first impression, this collection is for you. Included are four recorded webinars and a video download designed to help you make sure you’re representing your best self.

$399.95       $69.99

*Available through 6/30/18.

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Introducing Scrivener 3 organizational software

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Unable to grab it last time?

Scrivener is the go-to app for writers of all kinds, used every day by best-selling novelists, screenwriters, non-fiction writers, and more! Version 3 includes an abundance of new features and is now available for Mac. If you're a PC user, you can buy the older version now and upgrade to version 3 for free when it's ready!

New Scrivener 3 Features:
  • Overhauled and modernized interface
  • Redesigned Compile is now not only much easier to use but also more flexible
  • Quickly find any document in your project using the new Quick Search tool
  • Epub 3 and improved Kindle export have been added
  • Use “Dialogue Focus” to pick out all the dialogue in your text
  • Corkboard and outliner filtering
  • Keep track of how much you write each day using Writing Statistics

See Scrivener in Action:



*Available for MAC only at this time. Windows version is in production.

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