Monthly Archives: March 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ‘Rusted Pyre’ Wins Audience Choice Award at Fort Myers Film Fest

The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition’s 2008 3rd place winning script ‘Rusted Pyre’ written by Daniel Audet, directed by Laurence Cohen and produced by David Cormican, has won the Audience Choice Award at the 2012 Fort Myers Film Festival (FMff). Continue reading

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The Top 25 Screenplays of 2011/12 Announced

Tweet Well, you’ve been so patiently waiting for them, there’s no need for us to keep you any longer. In no particular order, congratulations to the Top 25 Semi-Finalists short film screenplays of 2011/12: “The Medallion”, Valeria Figuracion CAD “Cowboys … Continue reading

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Audience Choice Award at FMff for PYRE

Tweet Writer Daniel Audet, Producer David Cormican and Director Laurence Cohen’s “Rusted Pyre”, continues its festival run with another notable mention: Not only did it recently open the Fort Myers Film Festival in Florida last week, but it also won … Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 39th: Unnecessary Phrases

Tweet There are a handful of phrases that often get used in scripts but shouldn’t.  They violate the rules of screenwriting, but they do it so subtly we are often blind to their negative affect on the story.  But if … Continue reading

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Golden Sheaf Awards continue to draw best filmmakers

Tweet AS POSTED MARCH 21, 2012 IN THE LEADER POST By Emma Graney, Leader-Post March 21, 2012 At the end of the Second World War, the people of Yorkton were left with a bunch of projectors and film equipment. They … Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 38th: Treating the Script

Tweet Before I start my post for the week, I want to give a shout out to my new friends with InkDrinks Halifax.  Who knew a three hour get together could turn into six so quickly.  I hope we can … Continue reading

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NAPLESNEWS.COM: Fort Myers rolls out red carpet with 2nd annual film festival

Tweet The second annual Fort Myers Film Festival is gearing up for a banner year, with nearly 80 films, galas and side events expected. Founder and executive director of the Fort Myers Film Festival Eric Raddatz is especially excited about … Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 37th: Ten Telling Tips

Tweet I almost forgot to write this post, I only remembered on Tuesday night.  I’m not sure where my mind went, but I almost completely forgot.  This is the first time in 37 weeks I have actually neglected to start … Continue reading

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New Poster for WILL released

Tweet In advance of the March 23rd premiere screening of David Carey’s short film script for WILL, we have mocked up a draft of the new poster for WILL based on the feedback provided from our social spheres. Hope you … Continue reading

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#WW CSSC Writer Wednesday | Blog the 36th: Disrupt and Balance

Tweet The CSSC has been busy this week.  A well deserved congratulations to everyone who made the Top 53 this year.  Each and every one of you as earned the right to take a second out of your busy day … Continue reading

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