The State of Missouri Wants Us All to Write About It

Know that script you’ve been writing about what’s happening in Ferguson, Mo? The one about certain, erm, sensitive interracial issues?

Well, the likelihood is that isn’t the kind of script this article is talking about. But, hey, prizes, and you can’t be sure till you, you know, try:

Missouri Film Commission Capture

‘Show me’ your Missouri inspired movie or television pilot script
by Kyle Loethen

Winners will receive an all-expenses-paid fellowship experience with established industry mentors in Missouri.  So far Missouri native writers Bob Gale and Ken LaZebnik have signed on as program mentors.  Gale is best known for co-writing films in the “Back to the Future” trilogy while LaZebnik wrote the screenplay for “A Prairie Home Companion” and more than 20 episodes of the television show “Touched by an Angel.”  During the fellowship, writers will have one-on-one time with mentors and will tour the areas in which their respective screenplay or script is set.

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