Here's a little secret: being the most talented writer in the world will only take you so far in Hollywood. Professional writers know this, and so, to push their scripts ahead of the pack, they are excellent at expanding their network and keeping their pitches sharp. Roadmap brings a unique program to make our writers as competitive as ever.
At Roadmap Writers Industry Access On-Ramp, we provide writers with educational tools, collaboration opportunities, and pitching strategies to help writers take their craft to the next level. Also, just for being a member, you'll receive exclusive discounts and access to secret executives not available to the general public.
All sessions take place 100% online utilizing video conferencing software ZOOM so writers can participate from anywhere in the world!
The month-long program includes:
1x Open Pitch Session (Weekends) - Verbal or Written Pitch
- Choose from dozens of execs to pitch your project to. You can either choose a private 8-minute Skype session or submit a 1-2 page written pitch.
Weds 9/5 @ 6:30pm PT: Live Pitch Prep Webinar with Manager Chris Deckard of Fictional Entity
- Manager Chris Deckard will host a 60 minute Pitch Prep Webinar covering the most important elements every pitch should have. Ask Chris questions as well to help you overcome any obstacles you are facing with your pitch.
Sun 9/9 @ 11:00am PT: Live Online Elevator Pitch Roundtable face-to-face with industry executives
- Have a 5-Minute Elevator Pitch to 3 execs in an online roundtable setting. Previous elevator pitch sessions included execs from Dark Trick Films (Ryan Reynold's production company), Fictional Entity, Original Film, Rumble Films and Lawrence Bender Productions.
Weds 9/12 @ 5:00pm PT: Combs' Corner
- In this 90-min. industry Insider Interactive Webinar with Roadmap's Creative Director, Brandon Combs gives writers a filterless behind-the-scenes look at what turns execs on and off, covering everything from pitching to the final pages of a screenplay.
Weds 9/19 @ 6:30pm PT: Live Logline Workshop with Roadmap's COO and Logline Whisperer Dorian Connelley
Every Sunday @ 4:00pm PT: 4x Live 90-Min. Interactive Webinars
- Having trouble with your logline? Want a formula for how to compose an effective logline? Members can workshop together with Dorian to create a standout logline!
*All live Webinars are recorded so if you can't make it we will email you the recording following the session!
- Every Sunday, participate in a live Webinar covering a wide range of screenwriting & industry topics. All webinars are recorded so if you can't attend live, you will still get the recording after! Some of our past popular webinars include Demystifying Film Finance, Breaking Down Sitcom Structure, How to Kill a General Meeting and How to Option Books & Other Intellectual Property.
Peer-to-Peer Mondays - Every Monday from 6:00pm - 8:00pm PT
- Every Monday, get on peer-to-peer with other members of the Career Writer Programs to practice your pitch, further refine your logline and more!
Save $20 if you start a monthly subscription to the Roadmap Writers Industry Access On-Ramp!