Rewrite Clinic with Sam Schifrien

Writing Programs
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Particularly Interested In

-Female Genre (Science-Fiction/Fantasy/Thriller/Superhero)

-Comedies…live action or animation…for audiences of all ages...always a sucker for a good rom-com

-Contemporary takes on classics

Always interested in genre/superhero/sci fi from female writers

Writers of Color
Women Writers
LGBTQIA+ Writers
Writers Over 40
Writers Outside LA
Writers with Disabilities
Authors (Fiction)
Authors (Non-Fiction)
Feature Genres
Budget Range
All Budget Ranges
TV Formats
Half-Hour Pilots (single-cam)
Half-Hour Pilots (multi-cam)
One-Hour Pilots
Limited Series
TV Movies
TV Homes
Premium Cable
TV Genres
Book Adaptation
Dark Comedy
Graphic Novel
Socially Relevant
True Story
Specifically Not Interested In

Not really looking for standard one hour dramas; true crime or pop-documentaries (I think market is too saturated). Same for dystopian.

Truly about the story...if there is a unique one-hour procedural...I still am interested.

Week #1: Script Review

Date / Time

The executive will read each writer's full script before the meeting and during the session, each writer will have 25 minutes to get notes from the executive. 

Week #2: Revised Script Review

Date / Time

The exec will read each writer's revised script prior to class and each writer will have 25 minutes to discuss final notes and thoughts with the exec.

More about Sam Schifrien

Sam is a North Jersey native who moved west to attend USC, graduating with a degree in business & cinematic arts, and a job at Brillstein, where she spent the first several years of her career working with writer, directors & actors, before moving in TV development & production. She worked for the Executive Producers on ABC's RESURRECTION, spending time with the writers in LA & on set in Atlanta. After that it was a year and a half working with the companies of NBCUniversal International across the UK, Australia, and Canada. After that, she ended up working with various production companies before landing at roseyTV which led to the TV arm of Untitled Entertainment.

Now working independently as the Founder of 93 Cedar, and excited to exercise professional autonomy, Sam is looking to bridge entertainment, storytelling and advocacy.

How it Works

Immediately after registering, you will receive an Order Confirmation email 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. Sessions are conducted via video conferencing software ZOOM. You will receive a link to the recording of the session via email following the live session.

Please ensure you are familiar with our Code of Conduct.

The Roadmap Promise

Roadmap Writers prides itself on the quality of executives we bring to our programs and we work hard to get you the best feedback possible.

Our vetted executives are chosen by the legitimacy of the companies they work for and their ability to evaluate pitches and pages.

Only the executives you sign up for will be provided with your materials.