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Rob Ripley What a serendipitous post, Stephanie. Over the holidays I started noodling around with Fade In. Would love to hear about any stumbles your readers have had with Fade In.
As always, thanks for the great info! I have to admit that Celtx is slowly winning me away from Fade In, however. What level of familiarity would you recommend aspiring screenwriters to have with Final Draft? Is there a chance that you would have to convert your script into Final Draft if the movie goes into production?
That is work I would personally be happy to do. Reply Irene Great point! Having to convert my script for that purpose would be the opposite of a problem for me. Knowing how to use Final Draft really came in handy when I worked an internship, but that was a while ago, before all these cool new programs existed.
And you can download out of it once you pay into the paid service, I believe there is still a free trial version into PDF, Celtx, Final Draft, etc. Stephanie Palmer Good to know, Leanna.
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Jeanne Veillette Bowerman is the Editor of Script and a screenwriter, having written the narrative feature adaptation as well as the hr limited series of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Slavery by Another Name, which was honored in the Top 25 Tracking Board Launch Pad Features Competition, CS Expo Finalist, the Second Round of Sundance Episodic Lab, and as a PAGE Awards TV Drama Finalist.
Wonderful info, Chip! Thanks 🙂 This bit woke me up “if your script is a little indie film that’s being shot on weekends for 50K, figure $