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Shannon Corbeil

Screenwriting

Why Films About War Continue To Be So Popular

“Recent research suggests that heroes and heroic action may evoke a unique emotional response which Jonathan Haidt at NYU has called elevation. When people experience elevation, they feel a mix of awe, reverence, and admiration for a morally beautiful act,” writes Scott…
Shannon Corbeil
November 11, 2021
TV

What Buyers Are Looking for in a Comedy Pilot

It’s a hard time to greenlight television. The pandemic stalled the production of projects that were already in motion, creating a bottleneck that has left the already competitive market oversaturated. On Aug. 18, 2021, established and award-winning writer Javier Grillo-Marxuach noted…
Shannon Corbeil
September 2, 2021