Write Brothers is the Official Creative Software Partner of NATPE (National Association of Television Program Executives). NATPE is a global, non-profit organization dedicated to the creation, development and distribution of televised programming in all forms across all mature and emerging media platforms.
Movie Magic Screenwriter is a Preferred File Format of the Writers Guild of America, west (WGAw) online screenplay registration service. WGAw is a labor union composed of the thousands of writers who write the television shows, movies, news programs, documentaries, animation, CD-ROMs, and content for new-media technologies that keep audiences constantly entertained and informed.
Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition
Since 2000, Screenplay.com and Scriptapalooza, Inc. have joined forces, uniting the perfect "marriage" between the hottest screenwriting competition and the top industry software company, to create the ultimate screenwriting competition.
What makes Scriptapalooza unique in the competition arena is the quality and support it gives its winners and runners-up. The priority is to get the writers recognition and their script read by production companies and literary representatives. Sometimes a script is requested 6 months after Scriptapalooza announces its winners. That is the Scriptapalooza difference.
BookBaby -- Get Published Now
BookBaby is a leading eBook publisher for independent authors. BookBaby makes it easy to sell your eBook through the world's biggest retailers, including Amazon Kindle, Apple's iBooks, the Sony Reader Store, NOOK by Barnes & Noble, and more. BookBaby offers several eBook publishing options, including free eBook distribution and promotion and the option to keep 100% of your royalties. Need eBook formatting, cover design, short run book printing, or web hosting services? No problem. BookBaby makes publishing your book easy. BookBaby is part of the AVL Digital family of businesses, which also includes Disc Makers, CD Baby, and HostBaby.
The New York Film Academy offers degrees, long-term and short-term programs for those interested in learning the craft of screenwriting. Our hands-on experienced instructors focus on the tools required to write compelling characters, story, and structure in Film, Television, and New Media. We help take students' ideas from a simple pitch to an industry standard script.
NYFA understands the end all goal of creating a professionally written screenplay that will become your calling card in the industry. The goal is for students to leave the course, having a portfolio of professional-caliber spec scripts. Not only that, NYFA prepares students for the ever importance “pitch.” In fact, our degree program concludes with a Pitch Fest, where students have the ability to practice their pitching skills with industry professionals.
Another exciting component to NYFA's screenwriting department, is the Guest Speaker Series. NYFA has brought in major A-list screenwriters and directors including Steven Spielberg, Paul Schrader, Paul Haggis, Jon Favreau, and many more. These events are exclusively for NYFA students and alumni only, and provide valuable advice and insight into the current nature of the business.
Whether you're just starting out, or trying to finally turn that brilliant idea into a feature screenplay, NYFA has a course for you.