Show notes July 16, 2017- ep06 – Plotpoints Podcast.
Mark Sevi, Toby Wallwork, Mary Claire Anderson (Lorenzo Porricelli sitting in for MC.)
00:00:00 INTRO – THIS WEEK ON PODCAST
MC is Oscar Mike taking a Girl’s Trip, Toby has The Right Stuff, and Larry Smiles at the world (because nobody knows anything.)
This…is Plotpoints Podcast featuring #MarkSevi, #MaryClaireAnderson, #TobyWallwork, #LorenzoPorricelli (#Mark, #MC, #Toby)
00:00:19 INTRO MUSIC
00:00:37 OPENING CHAT
Host Mark Sevi, Co-Host Lorenzo Porricelli, Producer/Engineer Toby Wallwork
Broadcasting from the beautiful Newport Beach Headquarters of Maya Cinemas (www.mayacinemas.com) and many thanks to Frank Haffar and Lorezno Porricelli!
00:03:15 Intro of Hosts
You’re killing us, Larry! Not really – we are sooo grateful to have you here filling in for MC.
Busy week for all!
00:04:25 WHAT ARE WE WRITING/WATCHING?
Lorenzo, Toby, Mark
MARK: Script doctoring, working on historical script
Keeping my head to the sky! October Sky, The Right Stuff, Hidden Figures.
LORENZO: Working on: “Smiles” a documentary on Doctors Without Borders.
TOBY: Rewriting, side project, ramming speed mode!
Send us your thoughts and what you’re writing and watching.
Writing Classes: www.scriptwritingclasses.com
00:08:46 GREAT WRITERS PROFILE
William Goldman – An A-list legend.
Is it safe?
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.
Follow the money.
Lorenzo Porricelli, Toby Wallwork contribute to this segment with their opinions on a true master of cinema.
00:26:30 ASK A SCREENWRITER
Mark Sevi answering your questions with Lorenzo Porricelli and Toby Wallwork
– What’s the best way to approach a rewrite?
– Should I write something for free? Deal memo – important? What goes into it?
– Do you or should we outline a script?
– How many drafts should I write?
CALL IN, leave a message at: 919-SCRIPTS
00:36:16 THIS MONTH IN FILM and TELEVISION HISTORY
The Bicycle Thief.
#honoraryOscar1949, #greatestfilm, #ItalianNeorealism, #VittorioDeSica
00:43:00 ACTIII: MARK’S FIRESIDE CHAT WRAP
Traveling the 405 both actually and symbolically.
00:49::00 UNTIL NEXT TIME – CLOSING CREDITS
Saying arrivederci until next time!
Thanks, Larry, for a great job!
Be Inspired, Do Good Work.
Come home, Mary Claire!
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