Monthly Archives: July 2010

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog The Sixth: Coming back to Papa.

So the selector of the book this month, is as it turns out a fan of Hemmingway, which I am in fact not. A little too adamantly not as it turns out as I opened my big fat gob and dumped all over it at length. Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog The Fifth: Oh, the travails and tribulations

There you go, that’s your word for the week, right up front – travails. Sigh. How’s that for some heavy handed foreshadowing? Yep, safe to say this week’s post is gonna be tagged with multiple keywords about some of the unexpected lessons that life as an “emerging” writer has coming to kick you in the g…er, teach you things you need to know. Continue reading

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Gordon Pengilly’s ‘Seeing In The Dark’ launches the official trailer!

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CSSC Launches iTunes like Script Store

Tweet The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, is pleased to kick-off our latest addition: prize winning screenplays available for sale in the CSSC Store. The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, the most prestigious screenwriting competition in Canada, recently introduced an eCommerce shop … Continue reading

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We’re officially open for the 2010/11 script competition season

We have begun the search for the best short film scripts of 2010. The CSSC’s search begins with the launch of the official website redux and by issuing the renewed challenge to budding and seasoned scribes alike in the form of the competition’s mantra: “Short. Is. Better.” The CSSC will herald and reward the best and most successful writers of short film for the year with the ultimate prize: a professionally produced, live-action short film. Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog The Fourth: "The One Night Stand of Screenwriting"

In the Cocoverse the short film is the one night stand of screenwriting, so I try and have fun and not take it too seriously. Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog The Third: "When is an Idea a Story?"

if you are passionate about it, it is a good story, regardless of what anyone else says; if you’re gonna pimp yourself out, make ‘em pay through the nose. Continue reading

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Some photos from #yff10 (aka. The 2010 Yorkton Film Festival)

Tweet We thought it might be fun to release some of the photos taken while at the Yorkton Film Festival this past May. 5 of the 13 finalists were on hand for the fete. Thanks for the memories Evan, Judy, … Continue reading

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