Hire a Scriptwriter with Virtual Production filmmaking experience

31st December 2023 @matcoop 0

Thanks to the lovely people at Research & Innovation Centre | XPLOR – which is one of the leading virtual production centres in the world and part of the Film & TV, Virtual Production Skills Bootcamp | Academy of Live Technology – who train students on the latest cutting edge virtual production techniques – I managed to get myself on an intensive eight week training course on VP and I even got to use one of their stages to whip up a short student film (shot entirely in a few hours) which you can see below.

Your script won’t sell – but it might get optioned – what is an option in script writing terms? Ask the Script Consultant UK.

5th September 2022 @matcoop 0

As the busiest UK script consultant and script writer for hire on the World Wide Web, I get a lot of rookie scriptwriters asking me about how to sell their feature film script. Well, let me tell you, that most scripts don’t sell–even the ones that get made–they get optioned.  And in the UK–you’re not going to be able to make a living from having scripts optioned – in fact, you’ll be lucky if you can pay your rent for one month from the average option deal.

Script consultant UK – top blogposts for new script writers

19th August 2022 @matcoop 0

As the busiest UK script consultant in UK film and TV – I try really hard to keep my website up to date with fresh blogposts as often as I can – a portion of my work involves helping and encouraging new scriptwriters with my hugely popular script report service and a lot of my online content is aimed at helping new writers get their work into shape – and advising them on the business aspects of scriptwriting as a career (especially in the UK).

Sputnik (2020)

3rd February 2021 @matcoop 0

As a UK script consultant I’m pretty pleased to be writing about two really good horror films today – Saint Maud  and Sputnik are both […]