Smart Girls Publications
Publications for Actors
Action Tracker for Actors . . . . . $35
This expansive tracking book aids you in tracking all the details of your career. It also includes forms to guide you in creating a strategy for achieving your career goals.
Publications for Screenwriters
What To Do When Hollywood Wants Your Script . . . . $18
A short guidebook non what to do after you've gotten someone interested. Includes information on submitting your query letters, receiving and returning calls, submitting your script after it has been requested, following up on the phone to see how the read is progressing, making deals, and much more.
Analyze Your Own Script Workbook . . . . . $24
This 64-page lie-flat workbook written by Melody Jackson has blank lines for tracking all the important elements of your script. As you develop your idea or rewrite your script for more complexity and sophistication, this workbook guides you through the analytical process, keeps you organized, and offers thought-provoking questions, charts, and graphs to help you expose areas needing further development.
Formatting Your Script Hollywood Style . . . . . $18
This 48-page manual covers all the details of formatting a script professionally and developing your writing style, with lots of tips on how to jazz it up like the pros. It includes full-size sample pages of produced movie scripts. Whether you are writing your first script, developing your unique voice, or polishing your final draft, this manual is an important tool.
Hollywood Studies Collection . . . . . $24
Newly revised to include the articles "Violence in Our Cities: Does Hollywood Create or Reflect It?" "The Film Titanic: A Mythical Perspective" and "Bladerunner: The Subtly Woven Mythic Theme of the Absent Mother." Includes a top-pulling query letter which resulted in requests from over 15 film producers and agents, articles on writing for Hollywood, and 12-page analyses of the films "Speed" and "Disclosure." These analyses break down the movies according to rules of classic structure and character development and are great for studying screenwriting techniques.