Dear VSN Friends,
I want to personally invite you to the free Creative Funding for Artists Webinar I'm hosting with The Grove Center for the Arts & Media next Thursday morning, December 4, 9am PST/Noon EDT.…
Added by Joey O'Connor on November 29, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Every month I'm asked to create commercials for products with little or no value. For the past ten years I've written and directed commercials for necklaces, pendants, key chains, floating pens, candles, letter openers, notepads, Christmas ornaments, statues, paper dispensers, books, CD's and DVD's...to name a few.…Continue
Added by Paul Steven Forrest on November 28, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Story design expert and VSN screenwriting instructor, SJ Murray recently gave a TEDx Talk called HARDWIRED FOR STORY on how stories graft themselves into our minds, hearts, and imaginations. She believes insanely great stories change hearts and, in turn, the world.
Stories bridge geographical and cultural boundaries. They’re the key to great marketing,…Continue
For more information on Creative Funding for Artists from The Grove Center for the Arts & Media, please visit us at http://thegrovecenter.org/creative-funding-for-artists/
Learn how you can apply for a Creative Funding grant from The Grove and start funding your next film…Continue
Added by Joey O'Connor on November 10, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
I woke up this morning to find this Hollywood Reporter article in my in-box. I thought I had stumbled onto a porn site. I actually don't even want to repeat the headline. You can read it for yourself. But suffice to say, it's time to take my own industry to the woodshed.
Apparently some of the broadcast TV networks and writer-producers have so much HBO envy…Continue