Jared M. Gordon
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An NYU-trained writer/producer/director of several independent films with a multiple-festival exhibition, nomination, and awards record, a judge for the Austin Film Festival, NYC Midnight Screenwriting Challenge, Nashville Film Festival, and Rhode Island State Council on the Arts, and a former editor at New England Film and producer for MTV Networks, Jared is an optioned screenwriter, possesses an MFA in screenwriting, and has taught in the Lehigh Valley and at Emerson College and Salem State University. His students have placed in the Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowship, Final Draft Big Break Contest, Virginia Screenwriting Competition, and Austin Film Festival. He wants to read your script and give you solid coverage.
What You Can Expect:
1. Detailed analysis of structure/format and character/plot.
2. Fast turnaround, usually within seven to 10 days.
3. If Jared's consulting helps you develop/sell your script, he will NOT attach
himself to your project or demand any royalties or percentages, etc. Ever.
Feature Script / Hour Pilot: (51-120 pages): $499
(+$2/page for any pages above 120, no scripts above 130 pages accepted)
Short Script / Half-Hour Pilot: (1-50 pages): $149
Synopsis Evaluation: $49 (two-page synopsis)
Logline Evaluation: Free (one-to-three-sentence logline)
Screenwriting Consultation: $99
An hour Skype talk discussing screenplay structure, character, and story.
A great idea if you're stuck before or during your process. Bring questions.
Scheduled at your convenience.
Send a logline or any questions to jared(at)screenplay(dot)guru or fill out
the form below. Thanks for visiting!
PETER TRAVERS, SENIOR EDITOR & FILM CRITIC, ROLLING STONE
"Jared's had experience in screenwriting, directing, editing, and marketing. He’s a young talent who thinks film has no boundaries, an innovator who wants to break down walls, and a teacher who knows ardor is as vital as art. He's the real deal."
SAMANTHA BERGER, VICE-PRESIDENT OF ANIMATED EXTRAS
MTV NETWORKS: NICKELODEON
"Jared brings a host of skills and humor to any project he's working on. His
ability to see a project through from initial idea to produced product and bring so much to it in the process, is another wonderful strength."
PAUL THOMPSON, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY, TISCH SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
"Jared communicates with his fellow artists confidently. His knowledge of dramatic literature and current industry practices enrich his work."
TOM KINGDON, ASSOCIATE CHAIR
EMERSON COLLEGE, VISUAL & MEDIA ARTS DEPARTMENT
"The work Jared's students have produced is of high quality and his pupils speak glowingly of him. Indeed, when one of his students recently won a juried award, he asked Jared to be present at the ceremony."
SCOTT THOMPSON, DIRECTOR
BOSTON UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCREENWRITING PROGRAM
"An educator and a creative soul."
CAITLIN WALTZER, WRITER
"Jared knows his craft cold. More amazingly, he knows how to teach his craft to others. He is dedicated, efficient, clear, and honest without being brutal. In working with Jared, I have never had a single concern. He has the gift of being able to open up his parameters and understand other people’s visions."
DAVE FLANAGAN, WRITER
"I incorporated Jared's comments, rewrote, and am now producing it. Jared was instrumental in helping with this."
ANTHONY DIBARTOLOMEO, WRITER
"Thank you so much for the excellent coverage of my script. Your script
coverage was detailed, thoughtful, and affordable. Thank you for your