“On Story is movie institution in a field, a lifetime’s worthy of filmmaking wisdom squeezed into 30 minutes packages.”
—Kenneth Turan, movie critic for the Los Angeles Times
Austin movie competition (AFF) is the 1st association interested by the writer’s inventive contribution to movie. Its annual movie competition and convention deals screenings, panels, workshops, and roundtable discussions that support new writers and filmmakers connect to mentors and achieve recommendation and perception from masters, in addition to fresh veterans with new principles. to increase the festival’s achieve, AFF produces On Story, a tv sequence presently airing on PBS-affiliated stations and streaming on-line that offers pictures of high-caliber artists conversing candidly and provocatively in regards to the paintings and craft of screenwriting and filmmaking, usually utilizing examples from their very own films.
On Story—Screenwriters and Filmmakers on Their Iconic Films provides popular, award-winning screenwriters and filmmakers discussing their careers and the tales in the back of the construction in their iconic motion pictures reminiscent of L.A. Confidential, Thelma & Louise, Groundhog Day, Guardians of the Galaxy, The Silence of the Lambs, In the identify of the Father, Apollo 13, and extra. of their personal full of life phrases transcribed from interviews and panel discussions, Ron Howard, Callie Khouri, Jonathan Demme, Ted Tally, Jenny Lumet, Harold Ramis, and others speak about growing tales that resonate with one’s lifestyles studies or topical social concerns, in addition to the right way to create beautiful characters and produce them to lifestyles. Their insights, creation stories, and clean, functional, and confirmed suggestion make this publication excellent for movie enthusiasts, screenwriting scholars, and filmmakers and screenwriters looking inspiration.