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Laura Koons 5 years ago Dan, IMDBpro is also very helpful for building a list of agents and managers to approach, as well as researching producers so you can target your queries to producers who would be a good fit for your project.
You can see who is repped by whom and get contact info. A lot of actors have their own production companies, which can be an easier route to getting your script in their hands than going through their reps. No one cares or will even know what software you used because you submit PDFs. Steven P Baer 5 years ago One of the toughest things in screenwriting to do is getting the right people to read your work.
I use IMDBpro daily. It is well worth the price of admission. You really want to target your search, not just specific agencies, but specific agents. IMDB pro shows not just the agency, but the agents as well and shows which agents rep which clients.
The WGA does have a member lookup on their site so if you want to see who reps particular writers which is free. While I get a majority of my work outside of it, people will often ask for a resume link to IMDb.
It is a valuable resource for business networking, because you are not sending an email to the general "info" account, or calling the front desk to a large agency hoping for anyone who is valuable to appear on the other end of the line.
On IMDb Pro you can research people, see what they have worked on, who they represent, their connections, etc. Andrew Bruce Lockhart 5 years ago Thanks Lyse for the thoughts there. I ended up joining IMDB just because i like reading about films and people and so on I also actually purchased the newest version of that very book you mentioned.
However I was a tad disappointed with it,, not just because people move etc so things are out of date - so you get bounce back hell, but it felt like by the time they got to the Rs they got bored,, if not before. So having IMDB pro allowed me to double check that info.
Cold queries are soul destroying but I hope worth it. Sent out emails have had 3 requests to read the whole script Andrew Bruce Lockhart 5 years ago Rachel - i would buy writers and artists year book or contacts first - depending what country your in. You could always do the pro 30 day free bit and see how it feels.
They do list agents etc so its a database of names effectively - but not sure if that is worth the price tag? Other topics in Screenwriting:Wow, I honestly can't believe these reviews. I made an IMDb account just to write a review. I love the original and have seen it many times. This movie was horrible!
I feel insulted by the directors. It wasn't scary at all. Any potential "scary" scene was downplayed by jokes so forcefully inserted into the script. Jul 01, · Best Answer: As long as you have an IMDB account, all you have to do is find the movie you want to review, scroll down to the User Reviews near the bottom of the page and click 'Review this Title' underneath the featured grupobittia.com: Resolved.
The Pros of IMDb. Unlike the other two sites we look at below, IMDb’s reviews come solely from users.
It only takes a minute to sign into IMDb and leave a review, so there’s little barrier to entry. ScreenwritingU ProSeries: Is It Worth It?
Be sure to take advantage of all the free courses, and write the cost of the PRO series off over them, too. (2) The student interface was a little tricky to learn, so chug around in it and get familiar with it.
or if you can’t stand peer review, or if you want close teacher-pupil interactions. May 19, · If you decide to write a spoiler review and you forget to mark the review as a spoiler, IMDb will mark your review to be blacklisted, and as per IMDb asks, you will never be allowed to write reviews for their company ever again.6%(7).
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