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Big Budget or Low Budget Spec?

Just got this great question: Is it easier to break into screenwriting with a high budget/high concept/solid script or a low budget/indy script?  Basically should new comers avoid writing the next Matrix and concentrate on getting their work made low budget style first? The answer is really determined by what you mean by “break into […]

Writing a Query with No Screenwriting Credits

Recently I received a question from a screenwriter who wanted to know how to write a query letter when they didn’t have writing credits. Below is my response, more or less. Also, I recommend checking out Ashley Scott Meyers’s piece: How to write a professional query letter for your screenplay. -Eric In my piece How […]