** This is the exact same page as 'DEVELOPMENT / Writing' reproduced here in our 'AUTHOR' section. 

    This page deals with the writing of SCRIPTS, Screenplays, Pilots, Treatments, Log-lines, Music Video Treatments,  Commercial Advertisement Treatments & general Pitch presentations. You will find a section for each discipline and also **Links to other resources about these items.  

Free Screenwriting Software 


U.S. Copyrite Office

11 Principals of Feature Screenwriting That Will Help You Sell Your Script:

22 Rules of Storytelling, -Pixar  Writing Articles:

How to Write a Screenplay You Can Sell,, Screenwriter Blogs:

*ScriptNotes, PODCAST*   Screenwriters John August and Craig Mazin discuss screenwriting and related topics in the film and television industry, everything from getting stuff written to the vagaries of copyright and work-for-hire law. :

Word Play,



Pitching, A site that specializes in Development & Pitching for professional writers is "Good in a room" :

*TV treatment EXAMPLE*

Tips for Pitching Your Pilot,

20 Things You Should Never Do in a Pitch Meeting:

10 Vital Pitching Tips from Austin Film Festivals,

Music Videos 



Contest, Screenwriting contest:

10 Important Screenwriting Competitions & Deadlines

Top 10 Screenwriting Contest,

Page International Screenwriting Awards,

Contest in these Links,

Logline Contest,

*Article, SCREENWRITING CONTEST, twoadverbs.blogspot, The Inside Pitch:

Find & Read Scripts 

Internet Movie Script Database:

The Black List, Find Scripts,

10 Famous Film Scripts & what You Can Learn from Them,

100 FREE Legal Movie Script PDF Downloads:

Places to get Scripts,, Available Scripts from Fox Searchlight:

Ideas & Inspiration 

25 Sources of Free Public Domain Books

Creative Writing Prompts