Contest Judge of the Month: Mr. November
Allow me to introduce Mr. November. Charming. Powerful. And with a very big desk. His reputation is expanding faster than the number of screenwriting contests. Sharks dedicate a week to him. He is The Most Interesting Man in The Industry. He is, in fact, a Studio Executive.
The things you have heard about him are all true. It is true that Mr. November taught a monkey to take pitches. His personality is so magnetic he is unable touch a script with brass brads. You might seek his advice. He will tell you, "Find out what it is in writing that you don't do well, and then don't do that thing." You might beg for a meeting with him. Mr. November would respond, "There's a time and place for that. The time is never. You can figure out the place on your own."
The Contest Judge of the Month reveals what goes on behind the curtain of Screenwriting Contests. These bunnies are willing to bare it all, so I can bring you the scintillating scoop on who is reading your script and what they really, really want. Exploit this unique peek into their minds so your next contest encounter will render these Juicy Judges utterly unable to get your story out of their mind.
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A man rich in stories, Mr. November's legend precedes him. He could disarm you with his looks or his notes. Either way. Chicks hang on his every word, especially when he says, "green light." He doesn't always read scripts, but when he does, he prefers to read naked. It's up to your characters to turn him on. As Mr. November says, "The after party is the one you want to attend." Oh, and "Stay hungry my friends."
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