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S. Breckenridge Hood
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S. Breckenridge Hood is a writer of Preposterous Films.
S. Breckenridge Hood is a writer of Preposterous Films.

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Week Five - Student Script
American Fried Rice By Abhichoke Chandrasen INT. DINING ROOM/AIRPORT - NIGHT A still image of a party. A large group of Asians is seated at a table covered with food, eating and talking animatedly. Another image of a plate of fried rice, held by a motherly ...
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Week Four - Student Script
PENCIL PEOPLE Written by Tracy Egbas INT. BEDROOM - NIGHT It is completely dark, save the light from a tiny flashlight. We are under the blanket of TRACY, 8. In her hand is A COLORING PENCIL- Yellow. She holds it so it stands upright, like a person. TRACY (...
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Writing the Short Film: Week Three. Join the class I teach at USC's School of Cinematic Arts.
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The Rewrite Questionnaire:
95% of feature screenplays submitted to festivals and contests, as well as agencies and managers, fail in three areas: Character, Tension, and Development. Here are 20 questions that focus on these areas. As you reread your first draft, ask yourself which s...
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Why The Success of Fifty Shades of Grey is Pretty Great for the Movie Industry.
by Levin Menekse I recently watched Fifty Shades of Grey. What I thought about it doesn't matter, what matters for me, and for you, is that it probably made 50 times more money than your favorite movie. "But I'm an artist/art lover" you say "I don't care ho...
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Well, check out the latest video from Bruno Mars, Mark Ronson, and Mystical... which also stars on trumpet, my talented blonde daughter SOPHIE HOOD!!!

(I can't help myself. I'm absurdly proud.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ognnZ3r2qyQ
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Roy Price, head of Amazon Studios, says Amazon will be funding mid-budget, independently-spirited, artist-driven movies and television. "Creating great work requires creating a great environment for filmmakers." 

Want to know how to write screenplays for the digital age? Read my interview on Genre Hacks.

http://genrehacks.blogspot.com/2015/03/how-to-write-screenplays-for-amazon.html
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Here's a little taste of what I taught yesterday in my screenwriting class at USC. (the unclipped, fully explained version.)

http://genrehacks.blogspot.com/2015/01/a-new-class-at-usc.html
A New Class at USC
A New Class at USC
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Read my short Halloween piece, "Stage Blood," in the Hollywood journal!
It begins, "It is twenty years ago, and I am watching Tiffany, apple-faced and wholesome, holding a straight razor and standing in a bathtub filled with blood..."

http://hollywoodjournal.com/industry-impressions/stage-blood/20141031/
Stage blood
Stage blood
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