Screenwriting, Short Films, Clips & Iron Man

April 11, 2012 at 7:55 am

Independent Film blog, short films, screenwriting

Have you watched a short film today?

SCREENWRITING AROUND THE WEB

Script Cat | The Specter of Similar Ideas

Script Magazine | Taking the Reins: Warming Up the Crowd

Script Lab | How NOT To Write A Screenplay

Easy Movie Making | 10 Tips: Write an Unsellable Screenplay

Film Slate | The 10 Rules of Screenwriting

Check out my exclusive interview with Ron Suppa, author of Real Screenwriting: Strategies & Stories from the Trenches (review).

THE WONDER HOSPITAL

This is a wonderfully imaginative animated short from director Beomsik Shimbe Shim.  Check out the official site here.

FATAL PICTURES ‘FAMILIAR’

Check out this clip from an upcoming horror short written and directed by Richard Powell of Fatal Pictures.  I’m looking forward to finding out where this goes!

Check the film out in Chicago at ChicagoFearFest April 13-14.  It will also be screening in May at Texas Frightmare Weekend. May 4,5,6 & Dark Bridges Film Festival May 3-6.

VICTOR HUGO BEATS DISNEY AND MARVEL

Rumors were circulating this week that an animated Marvel movie is in the works over at The Mouse House.  Geeks everywhere have their fingers crossed that Pixar may be involved but at this point, it’s up in the air.  Having said that, talented 3D artist Victor Hugo created this image of Tony Stark that’s absolutely brilliant.

Makes you wonder about the possibilities of a Disney/Marvel/Pixar team up doesn’t it?

by Victor Hugo

Click here for the high res version.

If you think that’s impressive (and you do) check out Victor’s entire site.  Holy.  Crap.

TAKE A HIKE SHORT FILM

Great short film with beautiful scenic locations written and directed by Mark Blitch.

Check the film’s page on Facebook.

#SIGNHEREPLEASE

A short film that looks at social media’s impact on our social lives.  By Robert Cremona.

Do you have a project you’d like to see promoted on The Athletic Nerd?  Email me jason@17west.ca.

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