The Digital Media Academy (DMA) is holding its Digital Media Youth Expo again this February and I’m thrilled to participate again – this year at the MWP and Biz Books booth. More than 800 students and their families attend to learn about the numerous educational and employment opportunities available in the Digital Media and Film […]
The Mentor Dies… Oh No!
How often do we see it in the movies? The mentor dies and so the protagonist has to take on the (powerful) antagonist alone. Not only that, but training is rarely complete! Well, the mentor usually thinks there’s enough training, but the protagonist sure doesn’t. At any rate, the mentor is right, and the protagonist goes on […]
DIY Summer Camp: Write! Shoot! Edit!
Wow, there are a lot of fabulous summer camps out there: Knight camps, space camps, sailing camps, horse riding camps, and on and on… and of course camping camps. But you can’t attend camp every week of the summer, and at some point you age out of some of them too. So… what about a […]
Deb Patz interviewed on Dave Says Movies Matter
Hey! I was recently interviewed by Dave Watson about my new book, Write! Shoot! Edit!. Here’s the interview… happily, it’s a text-based, not video, interview! 🙂 http://www.davesaysmoviesmatter.com/interview-deborah-patz.html Dave’s site is cool. It has superb, short and to the point reviews of movies, and lots of interviews. Great range of movies and insight. Worth a look-see. […]
A World of Book Store Links… aka Finding “Write! Shoot! Edit!”
APR/17 – I was inspired to create this list of bookstore links in honour of my new book being available for pre-order or Wish Lists (“Write! Shoot! Edit!“). You can start on my book page pretty much anywhere around the world and browse. Enjoy! JUL/17 – As of July 1st, the book is now on […]