July 31, 2017

Interview: Julie Rudd (FUN MOM DINNER)

With her first screenplay, Julie Rudd delivered a joyfully funny script that puts #MomLife front and center. In it, four moms whose only common ground is their kids’ preschool class, decide to get together for a harmless night out. What begins as a disaster, becomes an unforgettable night thanks to a combination of alcohol, karaoke […]

July 25, 2017

PODCAST: Horror & Suspense Screenwriter’s Panel w/ Ted Tally, Chris Sparling, Ingrid Jungermann & Jeremy Saulnier

The Lower East Side Film Festival & The Writer’s Guild of America East hosted a Horror & Suspense Screenwriter’s Panel at the 2016 Lower East Side Film Festival. The esteemed panel included Academy Award winning screenwriter Ted Tally (THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, THE JUROR), Writer/Director Chris Sparling (ATM, MERCY), Writer/Director/Actress Ingrid Jungermann (WOMEN WHO […]

July 12, 2017

OnWriting: Brian Knappenberger on Net Neutrality

Watch the first clip from the OnWriting interview with Brian Knappenberger, Writer/Director of NOBODY SPEAK: TRIALS OF THE FREE PRESS​ (Netflix). In this clip, Brian discusses the importance of net neutrality, a topic of major importance to content creators. NOBODY SPEAK looks at how the trial between wrestler Hulk Hogan and Gawker Media pitted privacy […]

May 15, 2017

Interview: Tracey Wigfield (GREAT NEWS)

Tracey Wigfield burst onto the scene as a writer for 30 ROCK, penning such brilliant episodes as “Queen of Jordan” and “Dance Like Nobody’s Watching.” In addition to her incredible run at 30 ROCK, she wrote on four seasons of the amazing THE MINDY PROJECT. Now, Tracey is at the helm of GREAT NEWS (NBC), one of […]

April 26, 2017

Interview: Ron Nyswaner (HOMELAND)

Ron Nyswaner first made his name as a screenwriter of powerful, issue-driven films with 1993’s PHILADELPHIA, which earned him Writers Guild Award, Academy Award and Golden Globe nominations. He is also the writer of acclaimed films THE PAINTED VEIL, which garnered two Film Independent Spirit Award nominations, and last year’s FREEHELD, which starred Julianne Moore, […]