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Recorded at the 2012 CineStory Retreat, writer-Director John August talks about his film THE NINES and how it relates to his earlier work, including GO and BIG FISH. In this clip, John talks to CineStory mentor Joe Forte about the origins of THE NINES, how it relates to his other work and the delicate balance of expectation and trust when it comes to surprising the audience. Show lessRead more
Insights and reactions from writers and mentors who attended the 2011 CineStory Retreat. 22 writers and 16 working Hollywood professionals took part in the 4-day event, during which writers and mentors work one-on-one and in small group sessions to explore the craft and business of screenwriting in a supportive, creative environment.