Adaptation — Unconventionally Conveying the Conventional

by Lessons from the Screenplay

Lessons From the Screenplay takes a closer look at how Adaptation, written by Charlie Kaufman and directed by Spike Jonze does a fantastic job of portraying the insanity of the writing process, creating something wholly original and accessible to an audience.

Pitch Box

The Pitch Box is a open call for you to pitch an idea you have for a video essay. Interested in the way Kubrick uses color in A Clockwork Orange or how to use dialogue in an opening scene? Tell us what you want to see.

I pitched my idea, now what?

Our goal is to get your pitches made, either by creators or as 8hours original content, coming soon to our site.

Do you really need my email?

Once your idea gets picked up, we’ll notify you by e-mail!