Monthly Archives: November 2011

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 22nd: In the Beginning

Tweet Has anyone seen that video of the two football players, Angelo Mosca and Joe Kapp?  I have been sent it from a number of people because of its similarity to my film, Those Forgotten.  The two elderly men come … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #writerwednesday Laureate, #ww, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kick Started; Canadian Filmmakers Finance ‘Elijah The Prophet’ Using Crowd-Funding Website

Producer David Cormican and Director James Cooper have successfully crowd-funded approximately $21,000.00 through online website Kickstarter for their short film, starring Brian Markinson, ‘Elijah the Prophet’. Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, Announcement, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, david cormican, Industry News, Interesting Find, Press Release, Production, Screenplay, Short Film, Website, Winner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 21st: Get it all Down

Tweet I would like to clear up a claim I have often made.  Not only is the first draft of any script not very good, it’s terrible. I have made this claim may times and I firmly believe it.  But … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #writerwednesday Laureate, #ww, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Withoutabox In The Spotlight

Tweet Thanks for the shout out from the good folks at Withoutabox, who profiled the CSSC earlier this week. We’ve cut and pasted for those of you who may have missed the blast out: CANADIAN SHORT SCREENPLAY COMPETITION Winners Announced: … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, david cormican, Industry News, Offsite Article, Screenplay, Short Film, Winner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 20th: The Space Between

Tweet White space is your friend.  And it is a very good friend, so you better start excepting its help.  White space breaks up the page, it breaks up the story, it makes the prose easier to read.  Instead of … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #writerwednesday Laureate, #ww, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 19: Face your Audience

Tweet Prelude: I think about writing.  I don’t daydream, I think about plots, characters, stories.  When I walk to the store, when I walk to work, when I take the bus, before I go to sleep, I think about writing.  … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #writerwednesday Laureate, #ww, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

THE Blog nominated to defend it’s Title in the Writing & Literature category; plus a new category nomination!

Tweet THE Blog has been nominated for the Ninjamatics 2011 Canadian Weblog Awards in the Arts & Culture and Writing & Literature categories. The 2011 Canadian Weblog Awards are a juried competition with nominations open in 37 categories between January … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #ww, Announcement, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, david cormican, Industry News, Website, Winner, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Drunken antics – Diversions – The Diamondback – University of Maryland

Tweet Drunken antics By Sunday, November 6, 2011 4 Elijah the Prophet In every family, there’s that one relative. You know, the one who means well but ends up drinking far too much alcohol and embarrassing himself at holiday functions. … Continue reading

Posted in Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, david cormican, Industry News, Interesting Find, Interview, Offsite Article, Production, Screenplay, Short Film, Winner | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 18th: A Chat About Women in Film

Tweet I have brought in director, Alyssa Buchanan, for this week’s post.  Because today’s topic is something we have often discussed and was inspired by our trip to a Halloween store last weekend. There is a trend in Halloween costumes, … Continue reading

Posted in #scriptchat, #writerwednesday Laureate, #ww, Canadian Short Screenplay Competition | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment