When you've been writing and polishing your portfolio for a while, you may be thinking to yourself that it's time to start marketing yourself and your material. What do you need to do to prepare to go out with your projects? Sure, you know you need to pitch, but is that the only thing you should be working on? What about networking, researching target homes, pitch decks and social media?
To answer all this and more, Roadmap has gathered four of our favorite webinars from the past six years to give you a leg up as you market your material!
This On-Demand Bundle Includes:
- Social Media for Writers
- Creating Professional Level Pitch Decks
- How to Network Your Way Into the Big Leagues
- How to Research Target Homes for Your Project
Purchased individually, these webinar recordings would total $136, but with this bundle, you can have all five for just $45 (a savings of $91)!
Roadmap Writers is a talent training and discovery platform for screenwriters ready for a guided path to success. Our programs are hosted by working industry executives and are designed to empower writers with actionable tools and insights to elevate your craft and cultivate relationships with industry professionals. Since 2016, we have helped more than 250 writers sign to representation and countless others get staffed, optioned, or sell their script.
Sarah Granger is an award-winning social media innovator, screenwriter, and author of The Digital Mystique: How the Culture of Connectivity Can Empower Your Life — Online and Off. She built a career in digital media startups, consulting for organizations developing social media platforms, and launching online publications. An early blogger herself, Sarah has written for The Huffington Post, SFGate, Boing Boing, LA Weekly, and Slate.
Sarah has been a speaker or workshop facilitator at South by Southwest, the 3% Conference, BlogHer, Invent Your Future, and the Writing for Hollywood Summit and she has been a guest on CBS News, NBC News, Good Morning America, and NPR. Sarah is active in the writing community and loves helping other writers achieve their goals.
Christopher Debiec is an award-winning writer/producer/executive with an impressive thirty-three-year track record in all aspects of the entertainment industry.
Chris began his film and television career in Orlando, Florida working on a wide variety of commercials, music videos, television programs and feature films. Some of his credits include Sylvester Stallone’s OSCAR AND THE CROW for Miramax. In 1995 Chris relocated to Los Angeles to work on the film THE DEVIL'S ADVOCATE, followed by MAD CITY for Warner Brothers, THE OUT OF TOWNERS for Paramount Studios, and the ground breaking “first of its kind” live-action animation DINOSAUR for Walt Disney Studios.
In November of 2000, Chris spent six months in war torn, poverty-stricken Cambodia, as the Production Supervisor on Matt Dillon’s directorial film debut City of Ghosts for MGM/UA.
From 2000-2005, Chris was called on by Academy Award-winning writer/director/producer, James Cameron to supervise production for Earthship Productions. The company produced the two-hour LIVE broadcast event entitled LAST MYSTERIES OF TITANIC, the groundbreaking documentary EXPEDITION: BISMARCK for The Discovery Channel, as well as the 3D/HD IMAX films ALIENS OF THE DEEP & GHOSTS OF THE ABYSS for Walt Disney Pictures. Earthship was nominated for six Emmys winning one for their production of EXPEDITION: BISMARCK.
In 2010, Chris was recruited as Vice President of Production at Entertainment One Television (eOne). He spearheaded the alternative programming division for cable and network distributors such as Syfy, CW, WETV, BET, MTV, A&E, Discovery Channel, Oxygen and Fox Sports just to name a few. Chris was responsible for the successful development and execution of all pre-production, production, post production and delivery of all eOne projects.
In 2017, Chris was contracted to create and Executive Produce a 2-hour documentary for NBC Sports and the United States Olympic Committee entitled - SCOUTING CAMP: THE NEXT OLYMPIC HOPEFUL. With rave reviews and multiple award nominations, soon after Chris went back with the Cameron family - this time as Chief Content Officer for a start-up Tech/ 3-D Entertainment company called Human Health Organization owned by brothers John and James Cameron.
In 2019, Chris was the Production Executive for Leyline/A24’s THE GREEN KNIGHT, a feature film which shot on location in Ireland for 5 months in 2019. Directed by David Lowery starring Dev Patel, Alicia Vikander, Joel Egerton, Sean Harris, Kate Dickie and Ralph Enison.
In 2020, the world turned upside down by the pandemic causing the Cameron family to pivot the Human Health Organization into a Covid-19 PPE and testing company. Chris, as COO, oversaw all testing and PPE protocols since May of 2020. HHO has tested over 1500 productions including A-list actors, Film and TV Studios and streaming companies.
Currently, as CEO of newly formed Civilized Entertainment, Chris has built an award-winning studio focusing on the development and production of content directly related to Science, Technology, Environment, Art, Space, Expedition, Exploration, Medical and Historical Events.
Adam Harris Engelhard: is a manager/producer based out of Los Angeles, CA. Starting his career at ICM Partners in the Motion Picture Talent department, he worked with the likes of Michael Cera, Regina Hall, James Spader, and Walton Goggins. After ICM, Adam went on to work for Academy Award winning Producer Dan Jinks. In 2016, he founded the management/production company Mailroom and has since packaged and arranged deals with the likes of Eli Roth & Jason Blum's CryptTV, Adaptive Studios, Black Pills, NoLabel, Cavalry Media, The WWE, Disney, CBS Studios, Emmett/Furla Films, Netflix and more. In 2019 he started working with the city of Columbus, GA helping them realize their goal of creating a new production hub in GA. Since activating the cities' film fund in April 2019, Columbus has been able to bring in 2 productions totaling over $10M in combined budgets. The city was on track to bring in 5 productions in 2020 with budgets totaling over 30M before Covid-19 put a halt on physical production. Most recently Adam Executive produced the 2020 Thriller SURVIVE THE NIGHT starring Bruce Willis and Chad Michael Murray.
David Harris is a leading independent producer at Harris Films. Growing up in and around the industry, the son of film preservationist and producer, Robert A. Harris, a love of all things cinema was ingrained in him from the get go. David has recently acquired rights to The Protector, the 2003 thriller novel from David Morrell, the New York Times bestselling author who penned First Blood, the book that launched Sylvester Stallone's RAMBO movie franchise. The adaptation in currently in development and poised to begin shooting at the end of the year. With a number of other films in the pipeline, David is actively seeking more unique IP to bring to fruition.| Prior to launching his producing career, David worked in development at Platinum Studios and Paramount Pictures. In 2017, he produced the $15m thriller SECURITY with Nu Image / Millennium Films, which starred Antonio Banderas and Ben Kingsley.
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