About The Book

“This is an accessible, smart, funny, insightful book that I would and  will recommend to all scribes who come my way.”

~ Richard Walter, UCLA Screenwriting Chairman

“Before you even think of marketing your script, read this book and  change your screenwriting life.”

~ David Trottier, The Screenwriter’s Bible

“If you want to understand how Hollywood works, this is the book to read.”

~ Greg Beal, Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

“Every writer should have Max Adams’ advice in their arsenal.”

~ Jeanne Veillette Bowerman, Script Magazine

“Adams has put together a most helpful guide to the business  of the craft.”

~ Scott Myers, The Black List

“I carried Max’s advice over to my fiction and have published two novels  and have a contract for a third.”

~ Nancy Bilyeau, The Crown

About The Author

MAX ADAMS is an author and screenwriter. Winner of a Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting and an Austin Film Festival screenwriting award, Max went on to be dubbed “Red Hot Adams” by Daily Variety and has worked with Columbia Pictures, Hollywood Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Universal Pictures, Walt Disney Studios, and Tri-Star Pictures — among others. Max is the founder of two international online screenwriting workshops, is the author of The Screenwriter’s Survival Guide, is a University of Utah adjunct professor, is a former WGA online mentor, and is the founder of the The Academy of Film Writing. Her produced feature films include Excess Baggage, The Ladykillers, One For the Money and she most recently appeared in Tony Tarantino’s Underbelly Blues.

 

Photo Credit | Deborah Chesher

Purchase

The New Screenwriter’s Survival Guide is available online at AMAZON.COM

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