The place to discuss, share content and offer advice and tips on the film or television development process

Author/ Screenwriter

Hi, my name is Chereze I am 29 years old, and I am from South Africa. I just finished a new project. It is a reality show. What is my approach to selling my show? I hate reality tv more than anyone. But I decided to write something worth watching. Instead of just watching people doing nothing. Now t...

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F@@king Development!

For those of you who don't know me, JAN '17, I pitched director, T.J. Scott and another executive in Hollywood different versions of MAD MOUNTAIN MASSACRE with just loglines: A rock star and her gun crazy entourage on a tour bus are captured by ex-cons not ready for a savage shootout.... and the alt...

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Getting a script out of development

I have a short feature I’ve been working on awhile now. I know I have to do a budget, but I have no clue how I would go about it though. I don’t have a lot of contacts in the industry and I can’t really pay anybody to do it. Any suggestions?


Just finished RB's book on Crowdsourcing for Filmmakers. Amazing! Has anyone else read it yet and what are your thoughts?

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Original Pilot Submissions

Good places to submit an original pilot? Best to shoot a "Proof-Of-Concept" trailer to supplement script submission? I came across Amazon's link below. Was there also something similar for Netflix? Hulu?

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Hey is there anyone in the LA County area who works in development? Would love to sit and chat with you about strategies to get into that department and the challenges that I should prepare for. Contact me here or at Thanks!

Looking for Supernatural contacts

Does anyone on Stage32 know any of the writers, producers or directors on the TV show Supernatural? Especially any who are also on Stage32?

Shawn Speake
Talk Development with Summer...

If you know me, you know I believe we're only as strong as our network. Allow me to introduce you to one of the heavy-hitters in the Big Boss Network, Summer Moore. Summer is doin' it! Definitely somebody you want in your network. Go to her site for intel and check her out next Saturday the 11, in L...

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Losttime Films

Starting with a script.... Copyrighting. Agent. we got. Can anyone tell me what to expect if they like it. We created Losttime to create new jobs, projects, and films for everyone to enjoy. to dreamers like us the world of films can be a nightmare. So, no we are not in California, studio city, on any plac ...

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Affordable Locations in South East England?

Hello, Fellow Creatives! I would like to ask those of you in the South East of England (UK) who have created a film, how did you find your location? I'm currently looking for an interior space in Surrey for one day's filming with a very small crew (one cast member, myself, camera, costume and a few...

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Newport, Rhode Island

I just thought I would mention I am from Newport, Rhode Island. Rhode Island is a Film Making friendly state and Newport has appeared in Moonlight Kingdom, Dan in Real Life, Evening, Me, Myself and Irene, 27 Dresses, Amistad, True Lies the Great Gatsby and High Society among others. My family has liv ...

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