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Scriptnotes, Ep 284: AMA With Derek Haas — Transcript

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 19:18:34 +0000

Craig Mazin: Hello and welcome. My name is Craig Mazin and this is Episode 284 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Today you might sense a little bit of a change. For one, the microphone sounds weird because I’m, well, doing kind of a weird microphone thing here […]



AMA With Derek Haas

Tue, 17 Jan 2017 16:03:23 +0000

Craig and Scriptnotes friend Derek Haas answer listener questions ranging from getting started in Hollywood to interviewing entertainment attorneys.


Media Files:
https://media.blubrry.com/scriptnotes/traffic.libsyn.com/scriptnotes/scriptnotes_ep_284.mp3




Scriptnotes, Ep 283: Director Disorientation — Transcript

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 22:34:42 +0000

John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 283 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. We are starting off the New Year with a new round of the Three Page Challenge, where we take […]



Some Questions for Paul Ryan as He Tries to Sleep

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:56:55 +0000

I think you're a potentially great character but you seem stuck in a story where you're neither hero nor villain.



Director Disorientation

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:03:07 +0000

John and Craig look at the newly-negotiated DGA deal, and what it portends for writers -- in particular, TV showrunners and those who want to direct.


Media Files:
https://media.blubrry.com/scriptnotes/traffic.libsyn.com/scriptnotes/scriptnotes_ep_283.mp3




Tuesday Reviewsday: Coffee Atrocities

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 15:28:06 +0000

This week: Atrocities, AeroPress, Skyrim: Remastered and the Rubik's cube.



Scriptnotes, Ep 282: The One from Paris — Transcript

Sun, 08 Jan 2017 16:48:44 +0000

John August: Bonjour et bienvenue. Je m’appelle John August. Aline Brosh McKenna: Je m’appelle Aline Brosh McKenna. John: Et vous écoutez l’Episode 282 de Scriptnotes, un podcast sur l’écriture de scénarios et des choses intéressantes pour les scénaristes. Aline: Ah, très bien. Très bien, Paris. John: So we are here in Paris. That’s why I’m […]



The One from Paris

Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:03:10 +0000

John welcomes Aline Brosh McKenna to the City of Lights, where they answer listener questions about cheating reality and bilingual characters.


Media Files:
https://media.blubrry.com/scriptnotes/traffic.libsyn.com/scriptnotes/scriptnotes_ep_282.mp3




Scriptnotes, Ep 281: Holiday Homeopathy Spectacular — Transcript

Fri, 30 Dec 2016 16:51:36 +0000

John August: Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 281 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting and things that are interesting to screenwriters. Except not today, because today on the podcast we’re not going to be talking about screenwriting at all. Rather, […]



Holiday Homeopathy Spectacular

Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:03:01 +0000

John and Craig ditch their jobs as screenwriters to play quackery sleuths, investigating the practice of homeopathy and what it can teach us about how narrative shapes belief.


Media Files:
https://media.blubrry.com/scriptnotes/traffic.libsyn.com/scriptnotes/scriptnotes_ep_281.mp3




Scriptnotes, Ep 280: Black List Boys Don’t Cry — Transcript

Mon, 26 Dec 2016 15:22:30 +0000

John August: Hey, this is John. So, today’s episode has some swearing in it, so if you’re in the car with your kids, maybe save it for later. Hello and welcome. My name is John August. Craig Mazin: My name is Craig Mazin. John: And this is Episode 280 of Scriptnotes, a podcast about screenwriting […]