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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Software & Submission Pointers

1 Feb , 2012 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

The Screenplay Doctor column is a place for advice -- not screenplay submissions -- and columnist Susan Kouguell tells you how to know where you SHOULD submit your screenplays and a free software to write them in.

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: New Year’s Resolutions

1 Jan , 2012 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Screenplay columnist Susan Kouguell gives you a few New Year's Resolutions to get your next screenplay headed in the right direction. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your screenwriting question answered in an upcoming issue.

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Script Structure

30 Nov , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Screenplay columnist Susan Kouguell gives an answer in three acts to explain the three-act screenplay structure. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in an upcoming issue.

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Doctor on Call: An Interview with Screenwriter and Author Susan Kouguell

31 Oct , 2011 | Written by K. Correia | Posted by:

Known best to NewEnglandFilm.com readers as the Screenplay Doctor, Susan Kouguell shares her beginnings as a screenwriter and the influences and experiences that have contributed to her new book, Savvy Characters Sell Screenplays! A comprehensive guide to crafting winning characters complete with film analyses and exercises.

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Behind a Studio’s Closed Doors

31 Oct , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Getting your script submitted to a film studio for consideration is both an exciting and nerve-wracking time, as screenwriters anxiously wait for a response. So what’s really going on behind those studio doors? E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in an upcoming issue.

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Adaptation

30 Sep , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Fell in love with a novel you think has screen potential? Learn how to take the first step with this month's screenplay column. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in an upcoming issue. Interested in being successful in the industry? Start by practicing your good first impressions -- and proofread the e-mails you send us!

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Why Hollywood Isn’t Calling

31 Aug , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

There's so much more to successful screenwriting than writing a screenplay, and this month screenplay expert Susan Kouguell discusses what else screenwriters need to do to get from page to screen. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in an upcoming issue. Interested in being successful in the industry? Start by practicing your good first impressions -- and proofread the e-mails you send us!

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: Agent Directories

30 Jun , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Looking to acquire a screenplay agent? You have to find one first, and Screenplay Doctor Susan Kouguell gives you tips on where to look. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in an upcoming issue.

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Ask the Screenplay Doctor: A Long Way From L.A.

31 May , 2011 | Written by Susan Kouguell | Posted by:

Trying to break into the screenwriting business when you're in Los Angeles is hard. Trying to break in long distance is even harder -- especially if that long distance is international. Screenplay doctor Susan Kouguell offers advice on how to break into the industry when you're oceans away. E-mail screenwriter@newenglandfilm.com to have your question answered in next month's issue.

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Industry News – May 2011

30 Apr , 2011 | Written by Casey Stirling | Posted by:

Cameras are rolling this month as a feature and a web series begin production, and there are plenty of finished films to take in via festivals across New England. Read on for opportunities, industry buzz and happenings in the local industry. To submit news, email news@newenglandfilm.com.

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