Writing Plays/Screenwriting/English language

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Sir,my english is very poor so I have to learn english language first then screenwriting or just write in hindi(my native language)  then how is this possible to sell to hollywood or what?

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I believe you have answered your own question.  If you are writing to the Hindi (Indidan) market then you can write in your own language using whatever format is used for the local film industry.  To write for Hollywood, you will need to master at least written English.  When I review a script, I stop when I reach the third misspelled word or grammer error.  I know many readers who will pass on any script with more than two or three spelling or grammer errors.

Good luck.

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John M. Lovett

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I answer questions regarding film production and screenwriting. I will answer questions dealing with screenwriting style, ideas, film production, format, and agents.

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Sixteen years working in the motion picture and television industries as a screenwriter, producer, and military technical advisor. Have two produced movies TWO WEEKS and CATHY MORGAN. Worked with Digital Ranch Productions, Warriors Inc, and Nichols Productions.

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CSUF, BA, 1980 UCLA, Certificate in Screenwriting, 2009

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