Chris Hager, writer of “Proxima”

Chris Hager, writer of “Proxima”

Chris Hager became a screenwriter because he was frustrated. One night, while watching a movie at his home, Chris found himself lamenting the quality of what he was seeing on screen. “I was saying to myself, ‘How did this get made? It’s terrible. I know I could do...
Melissa London Hilfers, Writer of “Undone”

Melissa London Hilfers, Writer of “Undone”

When Melissa Hilfers was working as a civil litigator in New York City, she never imagined that her experience writing legal briefs was preparing her for a career as a screenwriter. A mother of three, Melissa took up screenwriting after she left the legal profession...
Max Yaney and Luke Goltz, Writers of “Smoke”

Max Yaney and Luke Goltz, Writers of “Smoke”

There are many different ways to meet a writing partner. It may be someone you went to school with, a work colleague at the office, or, in the case of Max Yaney and Luke Goltz, somehow who just turns up on your doorstep. Luke Goltz was returning to his home in San...