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Old 05-27-2019, 11:15 AM   #48
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Default Re: Amazon Studios

Originally Posted by EdFury View Post
Move on. Amazon's new policies, and this came straight from my agent, are packaged projects from established show runners, established writers, production companies, known producers and directors, and those projects come from agencies, agents, managers, referrals from established actors, not C & D listers, successful production companies, and from name directors. They aren't going to choose anything from the open submission pile. That avenue is stone cold dead. It's a tough sled for sure, but people break in all the time, just not from that pile.
yeah, pretty much, you can see the credits on any of these 'Amazon Originals' and know they are not looking for any new voices...

the open submission process could have been just a bargaining chip to threaten established writers to take less money, new media deal
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