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Screenwriter John Fusco (Young Guns, Hidalgo) talks about his long journey with his spec script, The Highwaymen (Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson). Originally written on spec, John came close to getting the film produced several times over the last decade, but eventually found a home for it at Netflix.

The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the Blackberry store or you can simply listen to it or watch it right from my blog.

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This is a transcript of SYS Podcast Episode 273: Screenwriter John Fusco Talks About His New Netflix Feature Film, The Highwaymen.

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Filmmaker Mike Kravinsky talks about how he was able to put his latest feature film together, the indie drama Nothing do Do. We also talk about his career outside of the film business working in journalism and how that lead him to wanting to write and direct.

The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the Blackberry store or you can simply listen to it or watch it right from my blog.

You can also read a transcript of this episode.

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This is a transcript of SYS Podcast Episode 272: Writer/Director Mike Kravinsky Talks About His New Indie Drama: Nothing to Do.

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Screenwriters Tom Bhramayana (also producer) and Stephen T. Hoover talk about making their new feature film, Tinker’. They live in Louisiana, and we talk about how they’re building their careers far from Hollywood.

The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the Blackberry store or you can simply listen to it or watch it right from my blog.

You can also read a transcript of this episode.

Links mentioned in the show:

This is a transcript of SYS Podcast Episode 271: Screenwriters Tom Bhramayana And Stephen T. Hoover On Their New Drama Feature, Tinker’.

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Mark Steven Johnson comes on the show to talk about his latest feature film, Finding Steve McQueen. We also talk about the early days of his career and how he was able to break in with his spec script Grumpy Old Men.

The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the Blackberry store or you can simply listen to it or watch it right from my blog.

You can also read a transcript of this episode.

Links mentioned in the show:

This is a transcript of SYS Podcast Episode 270: Writer/Director Mark Steven Johnson On His Spec Sale With Grumpy Old Men And His Latest Crime Feature, Finding Steve McQueen.

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Writer/Director Chris von Hoffmann comes back on the podcast to talk about his latest film: Monster Party. We talk through the writing process and how he was able to get this film into production. The film is currently available on VOD and DVD.

The podcast is available in iTunes, YouTube, Stitcher (for Android users), the Windows Marketplace, and the Blackberry store or you can simply listen to it or watch it right from my blog.

You can also read a transcript of this episode.

Links mentioned in the show:

This is a transcript of SYS Podcast Episode 269: Writer/Director Chris von Hoffmann Talks About His Latest Horror / Thriller, Monster Party.

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