Category Archives: scriptwriting

King’s Speech Oscar 2011

Congratulations to Colin Firth for a ‘bendigedig’ * performance. And the rest of the team it takes to get a movie to screen. Director: Tom Hooper Writer: David Seidler (screenplay) Stars: Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush and Helena Bonham Carter See my Random films next … Continue reading

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writing secrets

secrets time aka how I get ‘it’ onto the ‘blank page’ Secrets time. I write screenplays and not novels. As I am a visual person not a words person. I think you are the first person I’ve heard mention using … Continue reading

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Aspiration

What gets you out of bed each morning? Why bother studying for that test or this exam? As a child, we had animals to feed on the farm – every day. Some twice a day. Even on your birthday or … Continue reading

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recycling

Just watched the Green Hornet in 3D. Have just checked out IMDB it received a 6.6 which I think is very generous but I can’t work out why they went to the expense of making this movie in 3D. I … Continue reading

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New Year New Resolutions New Ambitions

The snows have receded, the holiday excesses are fading from memory (if not from the belly) and thoughts turn to the new year. New possibilities, new opportunities. Challenges and adventures. Aim 1: enjoy spending time in action phase as well … Continue reading

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Random Valley Autumn 2010

My MA film script Random Valley is set in Autumn 2010 post the tsunami of cuts that is about to hit Wales. It tells the tale of three youngsters who live in Random Valley a.k.a. ‘The Three Zeds’, who are … Continue reading

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Making progress…

Chapter Cafe friday afternoon There’s no alteranttive to the hard graft now. No more throwing ideas around or picking up inspiration from anywhere and everywhere.

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