Unlock the secrets to submitting your script to the BBC Writersroom with our new guide. Follow the steps and increase your chances of getting noticed.
Want to sell your screenplay? Our article offers 10 unique tips and strategies to help you break into the film industry.
Discover the top 10 screenwriting agencies and agents for talented writers and maximize your chances of success with these industry-leading professionals.
Discover the top 10 alternatives to WriterDuet with our comprehensive reviews and pricing analysis. Find the perfect screenwriting software for you today!
Learn how to become a screenwriter with our 8-step guide. From honing your craft to breaking into the industry, we’ve got you covered.
Looking to submit your next big scriot to FilmFreeway but you don’t know where to start? Check out this comprehensive guide on how to do so.
Join the ranks of successful screenwriters and make your script shine by getting it on The Black List!
Learn key strategies for crafting a compelling and engaging documentary with these expert tips.
The 11 best screenwriting programs in America. Find the perfect school for your screenwriting career and gain the skills needed to succeed in the industry.
Unlock your creativity with the new Celtx Beat Board – a powerful tool to visualize and structure your story before scriptwriting.
The three act structure is an essential framework for screenwriting. Explore how it divides a story into three parts for a compelling narrative.
Get practical tips to help you achieve your writing goals in 2023. From setting targets to finding accountability partners, these 10 hacks will keep you focused.
Are you an author looking to turn your book into a screenplay? But not really sure where to get started? If so, Sara Mcdermott Jain and the Book to Script Summit, starting on December 1, 2022, can help get you on your way.
Halloween! It’s that wonderful time of year when darkness descends across the land and the veil between our world and the next is at its thinnest.
Celtx Named the Official Scriptwriting Software Partner of Raindance Film School and Film Festival
Celtx, a leader in media production software development, has announced its sponsorship of the 30th annual Raindance Film Festival.
This article takes a close look at the key differences so that you have the best shot at getting your project from script to screen.
What is the difference between an executive producer vs a producer? Although they share a title, they have very different roles. Learn more!
How much does a script cost? For writers looking to know their worth, learn what elements factor into a script sale and how much to expect.
Want to learn how to write a stage play for beginners and what makes a good play script? Read on to learn all you need to know!
Creating a film budget from scratch is no easy task, no matter your level of experience. This article explains how one manages a film budget.
Discover the best storyboard software for you with our unbiased reviews and comparisons. Learn how to choose the right storyboarding software for your business.
Storyboards are essential for anyone working for the media and within the entertainment industry. This article will provide an overview of what a storyboard is as well as defining its purpose.
What is a script breakdown? What is included in a script breakdown? Here’s everything you need to know about how to break down a script.
Screenwriting is a creative process that requires a level of knowledge, skill, and experience. This article will help teach you how to write a screenplay.
After years of development in partnership with industry-leading narrative teams, we’re pleased to announce the launch of Celtx Gem: a major update to Celtx’s dedicated solution for the collaborative design, writing, and planning of narrative content for video games and interactive media. Read more.
Time to take those screenwriting dreams and turn them into professional realities. Screenwriting internships are amazing doorways into the industry. Here are 5 of Celtx’s favorite internships for aspiring screenwriters.
We know directors wear berets and shout orders, but what does the director do with the script? Can the director change the script? Learn all the differences between a writer, a director, and a writer-director in our blog.
How do you start off a script? Whether you’re looking for inspiration or aren’t sure how to turn your amazing idea into a cohesive story, our 9 tips will tell you all you need to know about script beginnings. Learn more here.
Is it hard to become a professional screenwriter? What about a great screenwriter? There’s a lot to know and understand about this profession before pursuing your screenwriting dreams. We’ll take you through everything you need to know.
What is a script breakdown? It’s taking all the ideas of your script and putting it into an actionable plan. Learn how and why this process is crucial for any writer to understand.
What is screenwriting? And what’s the right screenwriting format? If you’re just starting your screenwriting journey, our beginner’s blog tells you everything you need to know about format, style, content, and more.
How do you write a movie script? What does a movie script look like? If you’re just starting on your path to screenwriting stardom, this is the perfect place to begin. Learn all the basics right here.
Modern video games have traded in the corridors of Pac-Man in place of non-linear gameplay and story-branching narratives – great news for scriptwriters! With such an emphasis on storytelling, it’s never been easier to get a foot in the door in the video game biz. Before you set out on your journey to becoming a game writer, read this helpful article. Its contents will help you on your way.
Most beginner screenwriters spend a lot of their time learning how to format a script and create a plot that will culminate in a powerful story. However, there is more to learn about scripts than just how to structure one; it is important to know that there are different types of film scripts used by filmmakers to create impactful pieces of work. Read More.
Celtx for Education helps media production educators impact the learning outcomes of their students. Complete with students-centric teaching aids and features that overcome common challenges facing instructors. Read more about how this modern solution can help support your curriculum.
Navigate the Future of Scriptwriting and Video Production With the Latest Celtx Studio Update
There’s a major update to the look and layout of the Celtx Studio. We’re incredibly excited to bring you these changes that will allow you to have even easier access to all of the pre-production tools that the Celtx Studio offers. Check out this blog to learn more.
Screenwriter vs. scriptwriter – these two titles are often used interchangeably in the film industry but are there meaningful differences between the two or is it all just a matter of semantics?
Today, we explore some of the nuances between the interchangeable use of screenwriter vs. scriptwriter.
Today, the demand for engaging video content, from corporate video to entertainment, is at an all-time high. Are you positioned to take advantage of the increased demand for turnkey video production services?
Before you can turn up the volume on your video production service offering, it’s a good idea to take stock of your studio’s capacity and identify any growth challenges that may hold you back.
If you’ve been on a film set you will have witnessed the collaborative spirit of a team working together to make a script come to life. You may have wondered who oversees this operation? Some may assume that the director is in charge of everything but it’s the assistant director who acts as the glue between all departments and ensures that the production runs efficiently. Read more.
Did you resolve to get started on a new idea for a script, to finish that project you’ve been working on, or to spend more time on your creative pursuits? What if you could develop a deeper understanding of the stories you want to tell while using your time, for writing and life in general, more efficiently?
If you are going to beat writer’s block, you need to look at the causes and symptoms in order to successfully overcome it. In this article, we’ll dig deeper into the psychology and sociology of the issue so that you can get back to what really matters – writing!
Great films are produced on budgets big and small. Whether you need funding for a large production or a short entry for a film festival, financing doesn’t have to be a barrier to entry. Today, budding filmmakers have access to more options for financing a picture than ever before. But what works for one filmmaker may not work for another. Here are 6 proven methods to get funding for your film.
Desolate Dreams is a dramatic short film by Kex Studios set in 1942 downtown Los Angeles. Based on real events, Desolate Dreams follows an African American journalist who advocates for justice alongside a Japanese American family, who were forced into a prison camp. The writer, producer, and director of the film, Kiyoka “Kex” Rhodes, drafted the script for Desolate Dreams in Celtx, and has offered to share her process behind the making of the film.
Short films are becoming more and more popular with seasoned filmmakers, breakout filmmakers, and students alike. But what makes for a good short film script? How can you make it stand out from the crowd? Today, we look at seven important aspects of a great short film script and how you can improve yours.
If you’re an aspiring filmmaker looking to make your mark, or just a movie buff curious to learn more about the industry, chances are you’ve heard the phrase “short film” thrown around before. But what exactly is a short film and why would anyone want or need to make one?