The Disaster Artist and The Anti-Biopic

The Disaster Artist and The Anti-Biopic

Biopics will always be in fashion in Hollywood. The recently released Black List of the industry’s favorite unproduced screenplays of 2017 featured scripts are about people as diverse as author J.K. Rowling, filmmaker John Hughes, comedy duo Mike Nichols and Elaine...
Tech Tips: Text to Speech

Tech Tips: Text to Speech

If you’re not able to organize a table read with a dozen or so of your closest actor friends, Final Draft’s text-to-speech function may be the next best thing. “I laughed, I cried, it became a part of me,” said No One Who Has Ever Used This Feature. It’s not Meryl and...
New Year’s Writing Resolutions

New Year’s Writing Resolutions

NEW YEAR’S WRITING RESOLUTIONS Congratulations writers! You have reached the end of another writing year. Regardless of what stage you are at in your writing career, it’s important to take the time to recognize all you have accomplished in 2017. Whether you completed...
Tech Tips: The Format Assistant

Tech Tips: The Format Assistant

Congratulations! You finally finished your script and like a proud but nervous parent, you’re now ready to send it off into the world! But wait… If you listen carefully you can hear deep chords played on an upright bass… like something is lurking beneath the surface…...