Robert McKee, a Fulbright Scholar, is the most sought-after screenwriting teacher in the world. The best-selling author of STORY and the recently published DIALOGUE: THE ART OF VERBAL ACTION FOR PAGE, STAGE, AND SCREEN, McKee occupies a unique crossroads in modern media storytelling. Read More
The 2014 Hall of Fame honorees are screenwriting team Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski, who are known for their exceptional biopics on larger than life characters in films such as Ed Wood, The People Vs. Larry Flynt, Man On The Moon, Auto Focus and Big Eyes.
In addition to biopics they are also renowned for their highly successful family films, including Problem Child, Agent Cody Banks, and the much anticipated feature film of the beloved children’s book series, Goosebumps.Read More
The 2012 Hall of Fame Award honoree is Lawrence Kasdan who has written, directed or produced 22 motion pictures, including Body Heat, The Big Chill, Silverado, The Accidental Tourist, and Grand Canyon.
Among them, he has written or co-written four of the most successful films in motion picture history—Raiders of The Lost Ark, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of The Jedi and The Bodyguard.Read More
Sydney Pollack was an Academy Award®-winning director, producer, actor, writer, and public figure, who directed and produced over 40 films. Pollack was best-known for directing Tootsie, Out of Africa, Three Days of the Condor, and The Way We Were. The Directors Guild of America awarded him with the John Huston Award, as a "defender of artists' rights ... a warrior."Read More