Get your project seen — by the right people
Saturday, November 15, 2008
Michele Wallerstein, the Writer’s Consultant, and former literary agent, will guide you through the ways to move your projects into the world of motion picture studios, agents, publishers, and the television markets. Learn the secrets of successful networking and follow-up, as well as who to contact and how to do it.
About our presenter
Michele Wallerstein is a screenplay consultant, whose work includes helping writers get their work into marketable shape for the Hollywood community. A guest speaker at numerous film festivals, pitch fests, and writers’ groups around the country, Wallerstein teaches the business of your writing career, as well as how to get the most out of your material. Prior to becoming a consultant, she was a Hollywood literary agent who represented writers, directors, and producers in motion pictures, movies for television, and television series. Michele served as executive vice-president of Women In Film and was on the WIF board of directors for many years. As owner of The Wallerstein Company, she guided the careers of writers such as Larry Hertzog, Christopher Lofton, Peter Bellwood, Ronnie Christensen, Carol Mendelsohn, and Randall Wallace. Known as a very nurturing agent, with a vast knowledge of literature and movies, Wallerstein was responsible for selling million-dollar screenplays and elevating her clients up the ladder of success.
Her website is NovelConsultant.com.