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Feb 2, 2019

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Show Notes February 01, 2019 EP 145

Author/Screenwriter Christopher Stires, Filmmaker Bruce Kasra, Writer Steve Tiso Join Mark Sevi.

#Starbeasts #PaladinsJourney #RebelNation #TheInheritance #DarkLegend

Starbeasts

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See Chris' full bio at end of the show notes.

00:00:00 Intro
#animalhouse #fatdrunkstupid

Mark

00:01:00 WELCOME/TABLE TALK/USELESS CHATTER

All

00:3:15 OSCAR DISCUSSSION

Congrats to all nominees!

All

00:10:00 WHAT ARE WE WRITING?

All

#bodyguard

00:16:00 FIRST SCRTIP INSIGHTS

Steve Tiso

  • character development
  • structure
  • format
  • bend the truth when needed
  • show don't tell
  • avoid cliches

00:27:36 TOP MOVIE QUOTES

Bruce Kasra, Chris Stires, Steve Tiso, Mark Sevi

CHRIS:
#sherlockholmes
#DevilWearsPrada
#whysoserious
#my precious
#wilson

BRUCE:
#coolrunnings
#ironman
#austinpowers
#thegraduate
#youcanthandlethetruth

STEVE:
#animalhouse
#aleagueoftheirown
#alwaysbeclosing
#glengarryglenross
#pulpfiction

MARK:

#popeofgreenwichvillage
#thefly
#toliveanddieinla
#moonstruck
#imbatman

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00:38:00 Q&A

What's the best place to get feedback on your script?

How does anyone write good characters of the opposite gender?

Mark

00:51:30 THANKS AND OUT!

All

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Why Does Your Screenplay Get Rejected? (Mark's article for Creative Screenwriting Magazine)

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Christopher Stires is a novelist, short-story writer and screenwriter living in Riverside CA.

He has four novels currently in print. PALADIN’S JOURNEY, REBEL NATION, DARK LEGEND, and THE INHERITANCE (Winner of the 2003 Dream Realm Award for Horror) are available from Zumaya Publications (http://www.zumayapublications.com/). PALADIN’S JOURNEY: SABIAN (the sequel to PALADIN’S JOURNEY) will soon be released by Zumaya.

STARBEAST (a reprint/retitle of TO THE MOUNTAIN OF THE BEAST) will soon be released by World Castle Publishing (http://www.worldcastlepublishing.com/home.html). He has had more than 70 short stories and articles appear in publications in the United States, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Finland, France, Greece, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.

With co-writer, Mark Sevi, he has had one screenplay optioned. He is a member of Facebook and Goodreads.