Treatments or Beat Sheets?

Selling a film project with your best foot forward …

Catherine Zeta-Jones (left) and Antonio Banderas in “The Mask of Zorro” (1998), copyright Sony Pictures

If you are looking to sell or set up your screenplay with a production company or studio, and you want to improve your odds of being an active part of your project, over-deliver by preparing other sales materials.

Remember, there are no rules in this game. If you write and sell, or set up, your screenplay…



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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.