Screenwriting seminar Wednesdays
MEDIA CITY CENTER -- Screenwriters looking to refine their craft
can join a free monthly group led by Berkeley Hunt, who has worked
for Village Road Show Pictures and New Line Cinema and Television.
The group, which meets the second Wednesday of the month, will
focus this week on special genres and unique problems encountered
when working on a screenplay.
The group meets at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble, 731 N. San Fernando
Blvd. For more information, call 558-1383.
Bookshop holds signing event
NORTHWEST DISTRICT -- Steve Niles will sign his latest graphic
novel at 2 p.m. May 17 at Dark Delicacies bookstore, 4213 W. Burbank
Niles’ last work, “30 Days of Night,” was optioned by director Sam
Raimi for a film. Graphic novels are similar to long-form comic
books, according to the bookstore’s owners.
For more information, call 556-6660.
Compiled by Laura Sturza