10 Insider Strategies to Sell or Set Up Your Screenplays or Television Pilots

There are no rules. However, there are key steps a writer can take to increase their odds of a sale.

First, there is nothing easy about it. Any of it.

You’ll need to work. There is no “get rich quick” parallel to earning money from your…

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Joel Eisenberg

Joel Eisenberg

Joel Eisenberg is an award-winning author, screenwriter, and producer. The Oscar in the profile pic isn’t his but he’s scheming. WGA and Pen America member.

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