Writer and Director, award winner for stage and screen alike, John Patrick Shanley’s career has crossed paths with Nicolas Cage, Cher, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan and dozens of other superstars.
Always exploring powerful themes with nuanced, rich characters, Shanley’s writing has comforted the afflictecd and afflicted the comfortable for more than 30 years.
In this one-on-one conversation, Shanley will offer his insights and advice on improving your own writing. As the LSF’s first Pulitzer Prize winner, this interview can’t be missed!
Appearing in this session
Doubt: A Parable, Moonstruck, Joe Versus The Volcano, Congo
Saturday 9th May
The party continues! Welcome back to the biggest screenwriting conference on the planet! It is worldwide and it is happening LIVE! Check in here for any last minute changes and get ready for another exciting day.
Finding time to get words on the page plagues us all. Join writer Pat Higgins as he guides you through the tricks and techniques he has developed in his decades in the business. He will show you how to get from vague idea to solid screenplay in 30 days without giving up the day job…AND how to have fun doing it.
Dave Reynolds is a fantastic screenwriter and total legend. Expect deep insight into Disney, Pixar and Children’s movies during the script to screen for this Disney classic.