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MANAGER vs. AGENT

Emerging screenwriters often seek representation early in their writing careers, hoping to kick start their potential and sell their screenplays. This begs the question: should I get an agent or a manager. Realistically, the question should be: CAN I get an agent or manager?

GAPF Hiring

The Great American Screenwriting Conference and PitchFest is hiring.  We are looking for a number of individuals with specific skills in producing, marketing, and writing, as well as tradeshow and event management for several one to three month contracts.  Some of the positions include:

ASA INSIDER CONTACT

BACK TO ASA INSIDERS HOME NEED TO CONTACT US? Questions about the website or membership? Issues accessing the ASA Member area? Other questions or comments? Members may contact us directly by email: member-help@americanscreenwriters.com          

SCREENWRITING TIPS

BACK TO ASA INSIDERS HOME SCREENWRITING TIPS and IDEASTips, Ideas, and other educational help for new and experienced screenwriters and others SCREENWRITING BASICSYour one-page mini screenwriting college course!   WRITING EFFECTIVE LOGLINES**Perfecting your one-sentence pitch.    WHAT ARE IDEAS WORTH?**They Stole My Idea…Boo-Hoo   YOUR WRITING CAREER- ARE YOU SERIOUS?**Are you as serious about your writing as you […]

NEW MEMBER WELCOME

BACK TO ASA INSIDERS HOME NEW MEMBER WELCOME Congratulations on your decision to become an ASA Insider. American Screenwriters Association is the fastest growing screenwriters association, and we plan to keep growing! We are building a community of screenwriters, producers, filmmakers, agents and actors that shares the common goal of improving the craft of movie […]

AGENTS/AGENCIES

BACK TO ASA INSIDERS HOME AGENT/AGENCY LISTINGSAgents are constantly seeking new talent , and as a result, they are bombarded with hundreds of requests for representation every day. Be respectful of their time. Send a well crafted query letter explaining what you can offer, and why they should talk to you.  They want to see […]

ASA PREMIER DISCOUNTS

BACK TO ASA INSIDERS HOME These companies/organizations offer exclusive discounts to ASA Insiders:  Coverage Ink: The Industry Experts*** THEY ARE ALSO ASA INSIDER MEMBERS!!!SPECIAL DISCOUNT: $20 off any screenplay analysis CLICK FOR WEBSITE: (USE DISCOUNT CODE ASA20)“Our readers are all actually working in the industry. They are currently employed by, or read on a freelance […]

ASA INSIDERS HOME

CONTACT SUPPORT Welcome ASA Insider! The following benefits are only available to you, the ASA Insiders. Where do you want to go today?ALL MEMBERS: NEW MEMBER WELCOME PAGE!New members, please click this link first for important membership information and a special message from the Executive Director, Steven Kirwan. COVERAGE INK SCREENPLAY FORMAT/STYLE GUIDE Free download […]

Women in Film and Video Int’l Summit 2012

Women in Film & Video (WIFV) is delighted to host the Women in Film and Television International (WIFTI) Summit 2012.  Connect with media makers from around the world in Washington, DC, November 30 – December 2, 2012. It will be a spectacular weekend featuring:…

Pardon My Aztec

Musings by our Executive Director! A humorous , but poignant look at dealing with “controversial” language in screenplays. Is you mother listening? Please read this entertaining article by our Executive Director, Ron Montana:  Click Here for the PDF article

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emerging screenwriters to ensure that they have all the tools needed to hone
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