E-zine Articles

Don’t miss reading all the great filmmaking & writing articles
written by the pros exclusively for Moondance.

Read about: how to win a screenplay competition; how to win a film festival competition; winning titles & loglines for films & scripts; screenplay submissions; movie script writing; writing character, dialog & action; how to get an agent; what Hollywood wants to see; directing indie films, documentaries, short films, animation; film scores; stage plays; short stories; TV MOW; TV pilots; kids films; music videos; radio plays, and more!

The editor is always open to reading suggestions & submissions for the Moondance E-ZINE, too! E-mail suggestions to: moondancefestival@gmail.com,
with MOONDANCE E-ZINE in the subject line.


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First Impressions: Titles & Loglines
by Elizabeth English

Writing A Movie Script
21 Things You Should Do To Get Your Screenplay Rejected

by Pinaki Ghosh & Elizabeth English

How To Get An Agent
What Agents Want, (and Don’t Want), to See.

by Elizabeth English

So, What’s The Story
by Michele Wallerstein

Creating Character & Characterization in Screenplays
by Elizabeth English

Making a Great Promotional Trailer
by Elizabeth English

The Field of Dreams – Conflict as Metaphor 
By Elizabeth English

Subtleties of Subtext
The True Art Of The Writer

By Cheryl O’Brien

Moondance & Women
in Film, Writing & Music
By Elizabeth English

Music in Film
by Elizabeth English

Two Brads or Three?
Adventures in Judging Screenplay Entries in a Film Festival
by Elizabeth English

Creating Winning Documentary Films
By Joseph & Sandra Consentino & Elizabeth English 

Screenwriting: Insider Info
by Elizabeth English

Pitching Hollywood 2002
The Dolphin in the Shark-Pit
by Elizabeth English

Interview with Elizabeth English
Founder and Director of the Moondance International Film Festival
by Mary Case

The Making of a Hollywood Film
by Elizabeth English

Radio Plays are Mind-Movies!
by Elizabeth English