Ep. 53 – You’d think there’d be a better communication system

Cargill and David discuss what happens when you work on a project that ends up getting made by someone else.

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Ep 52 – It’s struggling and it’s pain and it’s failure

Cargill and David discuss Christopher McQuarrie’s recent advice on whether or not you should try to “win the lottery” by submitting your script to a studio.

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Ep. 51 – A brief history of The Black List (GUEST: Franklin Leonard)

Franklin Leonard joins the Write Along podcast to discuss the history of The Black List and share tips for screenwriters looking to host their screenplays on The Black List website.

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Ep. 50 – One and a half cubes (GUEST: Vincenzo Natali)

David is joined by writer/director Vincenzo Natali (director of Cube, SpliceWestworld, Hannibal) to discuss tips for making a low-budget high-concept film. Be sure to check out Vincenzo’s newest film, In the Tall Grass, on Netflix.

Cargill will be back for a regular episode next week.

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Ep. 49 – How does this play out?

David and Cargill discuss their preferred PDF readers and give advice to a writer struggling to make his characters more interesting.

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Ep. 48 – A Private Movie Podcast

David and Cargill discuss how to encourage young writers and how to consume media about a genre you’re writing in.

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Ep. 47 – What you want to avoid is the awkward English goodbye

David and Cargill share more tips on when best to begin and end scenes.

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