Now What? Next Steps Clinic

Adam Engelhard
Literary Manager
Mailroom LA
Tuesday 1/22 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm PT
Sold Out - Waitlist Available!
Sold Out - Waitlist Available

Unsure because you have a lot of read requests and don't know what the next step should be? Only have one script and not sure if you should spend your time pitching or working on your craft? Our Next Steps Clinic is designed to offer you a personalized strategic battle plan for the year ahead!

Your host will begin with a lecture covering the importance of having a plan and mapping out a strategy - not just throwing spaghetti at the wall!

To participate, writers will submit a one-pager with their bio, loglines, requests/traction they have had, and questions about where to go from where they are.

In This 2-Hour Clinic You Will:

  • Get tips on how to form a strategy for writing, marketing, and pitching
  • Learn how to formulate a plan to help you envision realistic goals for the coming year
  • Learn when to work on your craft and when to market your material 
  • Learn what you should be doing for where you want to go 

Walk away with a solid strategy for elevating your screenwriting career!

About Your Host

Adam Harris Engelhard is a literary manager and producer that works closely with 15+ clients including developmental writers and budding directors. Starting his career at ICM in the talent department, Adam worked hand-in-hand with the likes of Michael Cera, Regina Hall, James Spader, and Walton Goggins. After ICM, Adam left to work at the Dan Jinks Co. where his focus was on packaging projects for both television and film. Most recently Adam worked at Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films where he worked on developing material.

In January 2016, Adam founded the management/production company Mailroom and has since packaged and arranged deals with the likes of Eli Roth, Jason Blum, Adaptive Studios, Black Pills, and Disney. In addition to working closely with literary talent, Adam is developing a slate of independent feature films. Adam previously produced THE MEND, starring Josh Lucas and Mickey Summer. The film was directed by first-timer John Magary and was nominated for the SXSW Grand Jury Award. The film was then acquired by Cinelicious Pictures and is now available on Netflix and other VOD platforms.

What To Expect

Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation that serves as the receipt for your registration. In the Order Summary section of this email you will find a link reading "CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS" that will take you to your syllabus, instructions for submitting material (if any), and the link to join the Live Class.


If you have any questions at all about this class, email our Director of Education Alexandra Davies at!