I once took an amazing, month-long class on how to move your career forward. It was in LA and most of the participants were in the entertainment industry. Needless to say, the subject of agents came up. Everyone wanted an agent - c'mon, who wouldn't? Someone to champion you, get you in the door, build your career... I want one, too. But without knocking agents, the instructors quickly brought us to our senses. We are in charge of our careers, not agents. We are 100% responsible for…Continue
Wow. What a fun week! Thank you to Kamy and Cait for giving me the chance to play in such a fun sandbox, and to everyone else for playing with me and my passion for pitching!
Here is a quick round-up of the stuff I posted, in case you missed anything:
Lisanne Sartor is a screenwriter, director, mom and sometime child/puppy tamer. Her first movie of the week, CLEAVERVILLE, aired on Lifetime in 2007. She's currently adapting a children's book into a screenplay, prepping to direct a short she wrote and trying to find time to develop various other projects as a writer and director.
Laura Brennan: What is it as a writer that you do well?
Lisanne Sartor: I understand character-based structure well. And I’m good…Continue
Award-winning Hollywood producer Suzanne Lyons has produced nine films over the last eight years, starring the likes of James Caan, Naomi Watts, Christopher Walken, and Brenda Blethyn. Her how-to book on producing independent films hit the shelves last month, and she has an amazing video series on You Tube, with tips…Continue