Posted by Richard "RB" Botto

Hello, Creative Army!  Miss me?  It was a remarkable and rewarding week plus at Cannes this year.  Our Stage 32 events with the Marche were packed to the gills and filled with inspiring, motivational and actionable information.  And it was standing room only at our party at the American Pavilion.  A full recap coming soon right here on the Stage 32 Blog.  In the meantime, if you'd like to see some photos and videos from Cannes 2019, click here.

Now it's time to jump into another long overdue edition of Coffee & Content.

Very pleased to present our first video today.  As you know, Jim Uhls, screenwriter of FIGHT CLUB, has been one of our educators for some time and recently taught a Masters of Craft webinar (available here).  On a personal level, Jim has become a good friend and confidant.  In short, I love the guy.  In my first video today, Jim, Chuck Palahniuk, and David Fincher discuss how the cult classic went from book to screenplay to screen.

Next up, the ubiquitous Meryl Streep is back on a screen again, this time appearing in the 2nd season of BIG LITTLE LIES.  No better time, at least I believe, to present her top 10 rules for success.

So!  Enjoy the content...but do remember to pay it forward and share.

And remember, if you watch these videos and have something to say about 'em, say it!  That's what the comments section is for!  Praise, rant, debate at your leisure.

Enjoy the coffee...and the content!

Cheers!

RB

 

How They Wrote FIGHT CLUB

Meryl Streep's Top 10 Rules for Success


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