The 2012 Black List was compiled from the suggestions of over 290 film executives, each of whom contributed the names of up to 10 of their favorite scripts that were written or are somehow uniquely…
Lucky breaks were a hot topic at Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch talk at Canada's Whistler Film Festival. Five of the screenwriters chatted with Variety exec editor Steven Gaydos Saturday, along…
The 12th Whistler Film Fest wrapped on Sunday with a brunch honoring Variety's Top 10 Screenwriters to Watch and the annual Borsos Awards.
After graduating USC's graduate film program, Patrick Aison moved back to New York City to raise his kids, but it didn't take long for him to rethink his plans.
The Whistler Film Fest will host for the first time Variety's 10 Screenwriters to Watch, presented with Amazon Studios. Honorees are Katie Dippold ("The Heat"); Patrick Aison ("Wunderkind"); Reid…
Paramount and J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot have snapped up action-thriller spec script "Wunderkind" from writer Patrick Aison.
GreeneStreet Films will produce "Takedowns," the story of a deaf wrestler who overcomes a hardscrabble childhood. "Guess Who" helmer Kevin Sullivan will direct the pic, scheduled to go into…
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