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The Selling Your Screenplay Podcast

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Practical tips and advice to help you sell your screenplay.

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Practical tips and advice to help you sell your screenplay.

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By MJ Ldo - Aug 15 2019
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Ashley Scot Meyers is very gracious with sharing his journey as a screenwriter. His podcast is excellent as many of his guests also give straight up, cold truth advice & high quality info for indie creatives. Thank you, Ashley! -Michael Tula

I’m glad I stumbled upon this

By Screenplay Junkie Podcast - Apr 09 2019
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Great show. It’s a fantastic resource for screenwriters and filmmakers trying to learn their crafts. Keep it up!

iTunes Ratings

90 Ratings
Average Ratings
75
8
3
2
2

Highly recommend

By MJ Ldo - Aug 15 2019
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Ashley Scot Meyers is very gracious with sharing his journey as a screenwriter. His podcast is excellent as many of his guests also give straight up, cold truth advice & high quality info for indie creatives. Thank you, Ashley! -Michael Tula

I’m glad I stumbled upon this

By Screenplay Junkie Podcast - Apr 09 2019
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Great show. It’s a fantastic resource for screenwriters and filmmakers trying to learn their crafts. Keep it up!

The Best Episodes of:

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The Selling Your Screenplay Podcast

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Practical tips and advice to help you sell your screenplay.

Rank #1: SYS Podcast Episode 207: Breaking Into Television With Screenwriting Career Coach Carole Kirschner

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 207: Breaking Into Television With Screenwriting Career Coach Carole Kirschner' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Screenwriting career coach and founder of the CBS Diversity Institute Writers Mentoring Program, Carole Kirschner, talks about getting an agent and breaking into the television business as a screenwriter. The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android […]

Jan 01 2018

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Rank #2: SYS Podcast Episode 290: Writer/Director Cal Barnes Talks About Launching His Career And How He Eventually Got To His Latest Feature, The Astrid Experience

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Writer/Director (and actor) Cal Barnes talks about his move from Oregon to Los Angeles and he was able to get into a position to write and direct his […]

Aug 05 2019

38mins

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Rank #3: SYS Podcast Episode 256: Producer Mark Stolaroff Talks About His New Film, DriverX, And How To What He Looks For In A Low Budget Feature Screenplay

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 256: Producer Mark Stolaroff Talks About His New Film, DriverX, And How To What He Looks For In A Low Budget Feature Screenplay' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Producer Mark Stolaroff Talks about his background in production and how that prepared him for a career as a low budget producer. We also talk about […]

Dec 10 2018

47mins

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Rank #4: SYS Podcast Episode 245: Screenwriter Erik Bork Talks About His New Screenwriting Book And The Lessons He Teaches In It

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 245: Screenwriter Erik Bork Talks About His New Screenwriting Book And The Lessons He Teaches In It' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Screenwriter and producer Erik Bork (Band of Brothers) talks about the new screenwriting book he’s written: ‘The Idea: The Seven Elements of a Viable Story for Screen, Stage or Fiction.’ We dig […]

Sep 24 2018

51mins

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Rank #5: SYS Podcast Episode 250: Actor/Writer/Director/Producer James Morosini On His Indy Comedy, Threesomething

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 250: Actor/Writer/Director/Producer James Morosini On His Indy Comedy, Threesomething' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Actor/Writer/Director/Producer James Morosini talks about his very collaborative approach to making his new indy comedy, Threesomething. We also dig into some of the highs and lows of producing a low budget independent film. The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, […]

Oct 29 2018

40mins

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Rank #6: SYS Podcast Episode 295: Director Jason Winer Talks About His New Romantic Comedy Feature: An Ode To Joy

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 295: Director Jason Winer Talks About His New Romantic Comedy Feature: An Ode To Joy' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Director Jason Winer comes on the show to talk about the early days of his career, and how that lead him to directing his new Rom-Com feature film, An Ode to Joy, starring Martin […]

Sep 09 2019

20mins

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Rank #7: SYS Podcast Episode 208: Producer Kaily Smith Westbrook Talks About Her New Film, People You May Know

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 208: Producer Kaily Smith Westbrook Talks About Her New Film, People You May Know' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Producer and actress Kaily Smith Westbrook talks about her latest project, a millennial comedy, People You May Know. She started out as an actress and eventually moved into producing, too. She talks through the process […]

Jan 08 2018

35mins

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Rank #8: SYS Podcast Episode 268: Judging Screenplays By Their Coverage, Data Analysis With Stephen Follows

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 268: Judging Screenplays By Their Coverage, Data Analysis With Stephen Follows' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Producer turned statistician Stephen Follows talks about his new report: Judging Screenplays By Their Coverage. Stephen and his team dug into the data collected from over 12K screenplays and the coverage they received through various contests, to try […]

Mar 04 2019

52mins

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Rank #9: SYS Podcast Episode 239: Entertainment Attorney Michael DeBlis On Option Agreements, NDAs, And Standard Release Forms

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 239: Entertainment Attorney Michael DeBlis On Option Agreements, NDAs, And Standard Release Forms' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Entertainment Attorney Michael DeBlis talks about the ins-and-outs of various legal matters that screenwriters face. Topics covered include NDAs (should a screenwriter get a producer/agent to sign one?), Option agreements (what are they and what should […]

Aug 13 2018

36mins

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Rank #10: SYS Podcast Episode 241: Writer/Director Lou Simon On Her Latest Thriller Feature Film, ‘3’

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 241: Writer/Director Lou Simon On Her Latest Thriller Feature Film, ‘3’' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Writer / Director Lou Simon talks about her new low budget thriller, ‘3’ and how the film came together. Also, our sponsor this week, Shore Scripts, has their final deadline for this year’s screenplay contest at Midnight August […]

Aug 27 2018

27mins

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Rank #11: SYS Podcast Episode 206: Keith Leopard From Uncork’d Entertainment Talks About The Films That He Distributes

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 206: Keith Leopard From Uncork’d Entertainment Talks About The Films That He Distributes' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Distributor Keith Leopard, who owns Uncork’d Entertainment, a distribution company, talks about the types of films he’s able to sell. The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the […]

Dec 18 2017

1hr 2mins

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Rank #12: SYS Podcast Episode 286: Writer/Director Jérôme Cohen-Olivar Talks About His New Horror Feature, The 16th Episode

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 286: Writer/Director Jérôme Cohen-Olivar Talks About His New Horror Feature, The 16th Episode' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Writer/Director Jérôme Cohen-Olivar talks about his early days growing up in Morocco and how that lead him to writing and directing films. And then we also talk about his latest horror feature film, The 16th Episode. […]

Jul 08 2019

21mins

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Rank #13: SYS Podcast Episode 236: Writer/Director York Alec Shackleton Talks about His Latest Thriller Feature Starring Nicholas Cage, 211

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 236: Writer/Director York Alec Shackleton Talks about His Latest Thriller Feature Starring Nicholas Cage, 211' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Writer/Director York Alec Shackleton talks about his early days as a professional snowboarder, producing low budget, edgy documentaries, and how he used that experience to get to his latest project, the feature film 211, […]

Jul 23 2018

39mins

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Rank #14: SYS Podcast Episode 238: Aussie Writer/Director Luke Sparke Talks About His New Alien Invasion Movie, Occupation

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 238: Aussie Writer/Director Luke Sparke Talks About His New Alien Invasion Movie, Occupation' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Australian screenwriter and director Luke Sparke talks about his journey as a filmmaker from costume designer to writer/director and how he got his latest project, the alien invasion film, Occupation, produced. The podcast is available in […]

Aug 06 2018

42mins

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Rank #15: SYS Podcast Episode 234: Filmmakers Jamison M. LoCascio And Adam Ambrosio Talk About Their New Indy Drama, Sunset

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 234: Filmmakers Jamison M. LoCascio And Adam Ambrosio Talk About Their New Indy Drama, Sunset' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Jamison M. LoCascio and Adam Ambrosio talk about their student films, their production company, and their latest feature film, Sunset, a sci-fi drama about people facing the possibility of an imminent nuclear strike. The […]

Jul 09 2018

53mins

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Rank #16: SYS Podcast Episode 285: Hacksaw Ridge Producer Steve Longi Talks About Where He Finds Writers and Screenplays

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Steve Longi talks about how he found the story for Hacksaw Ridge (Mel Gibson), developed it, and eventually got it produced. We also talk through several of his other projects, and he offers tips for […]

Jul 01 2019

40mins

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Rank #17: SYS Podcast Episode 212: Canadian Screenwriter Jason Filiatrault Talks About His New Film Entanglement Starring Thomas Middleditch

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 212: Canadian Screenwriter Jason Filiatrault Talks About His New Film Entanglement Starring Thomas Middleditch' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Canadian screenwriter Jason Filiatrault comes on the show today to talk about how he broke into the industry while living in Canada and how he got his latest indy comedy, Entanglement (starring Thomas Middleditch), produced. […]

Feb 05 2018

27mins

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Rank #18: SYS Podcast Episode 237: Director Matthew Ross Talks About His New Crime Thriller Feature, Siberia, Starring Keanu Reeves

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 237: Director Matthew Ross Talks About His New Crime Thriller Feature, Siberia, Starring Keanu Reeves' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Matthew Ross talks about his latest crime thriller feature film, Siberia, starring Keanu Reeves, and how it all came together for him. We also talk about his debut feature, Frank & Lola, and how […]

Jul 30 2018

21mins

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Rank #19: SYS Podcast Episode 274: Writer/Creator of The Tick, Ben Edlund, Talks About How He He Was Able To Turn The Comic Book Into An Amazon Series

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 274: Writer/Creator of The Tick, Ben Edlund, Talks About How He He Was Able To Turn The Comic Book Into An Amazon Series' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Writer/Creator of The Tick, Ben Edlund, talks about how he was able to get his comic book produced, and how that eventually lead to a career […]

Apr 15 2019

39mins

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Rank #20: SYS Podcast Episode 270: Writer/Director Mark Steven Johnson On His Spec Sale With Grumpy Old Men And His Latest Crime Feature, Finding Steve McQueen

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Read 'SYS Podcast Episode 270: Writer/Director Mark Steven Johnson On His Spec Sale With Grumpy Old Men And His Latest Crime Feature, Finding Steve McQueen' at http://www.SellingYourScreenplay.com.

Mark Steven Johnson comes on the show to talk about his latest feature film, Finding Steve McQueen. We also talk about the early days of his career and […]

Mar 18 2019

20mins

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