Tag Archive: script

May 18 2017

And…scene…

Script writing is the toughest part of the whole racket… the least understood and the least noticed. Italian-American director, producer, and screenwriter, Frank Capra, was born on this day in 1897 (died 1991). I wouldn’t necessarily have agreed with Frank until I set out to write a script of my own. True story: A few …

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May 10 2017

How I’m Doing This

If you’re not accurate, you’ll cause untold trouble. American film producer, screenwriter and film studio executive, David O. Selznick was born on this day in 1902 (died 1965). Selznick, of course, is best known for producing Gone with the Wind and Rebecca. Both films won the Academy Award for Best Picture. Selznick had a plan …

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