Final Draft Meetup & Screening w/Stick It Writer-Director Jessica Bendinger
Monday, July 14, 2014 from 7:30 PM to 11:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Enjoy a drink and network with writer-director Jessica Bendinger followed by a screening of her film Stick It on the patio at the Cat & Fiddle
Are you a screenwriter looking to network with other creatives and hang out with an acclaimed screenwriter?
Join Final Draft, Inc. at the Cat & Fiddle on July 14th for our monthly meetup, featuring Jessica Bendinger co-screenwriter of Stick It.
The meetup starts at 7:30pm with mingling and networking with fellow screenwriters and filmmakers and a Q&A at 8:30pm. After the meetup, Cat & Fiddle will screen Jessica Bendinger's Stick It in their courtyard.
Final Draft, Inc. is offering this special event to you free of charge. Plus, Cat & Fiddle has a special deal for you - Monday is $12 dollar Pie & Pint night. Yup! $12 dollars for your choice of a meat, vegetarian or chicken pie and pint of creative juice (draft beer).
Don't miss out and join us for good food, good fun and good movies!
ABOUT JESSICA BENDINGER
Jessica Bendinger's movies have grossed over $500 million worldwide, and have spawned myriad sequels, TV shows and Jeopardy questions. Her directorial debut STICK IT (starring Jeff Bridges) had the highest per screen average its' opening weekend, and was the #1 download on iTunes for 7 straight weeks.
An acclaimed Hollywood screenwriter who launched onto the scene with her original script Bring it On (which debuted at #1 in the box office and remained there for two weeks), Jessica was named by Glamour Magazine as one of Hollywood’s Most Powerful Women Under 40, Bendinger was a writer on the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning Season Four of Sex in the City. A former journalist for Spin Magazine and MTV News, her screenwriting credits include: The Truth about Charlie, First Daughter and Aquamarine. Her uncredited work includes What A Girl Wants, Freaky Friday, Mean Girls, Charlie's Angels 2, Just Like Heaven, Ghosts of Girfriends Past, G Force and HITCH. She wrote and directed the teen gymnastics hit Stick It starring Jeff Bridges, which had the highest per screen average its opening weekend at the box office, and enjoyed seven straight weeks at number one on iTunes during its home video release. Simon & Schuster published her novel The Seven Rays in 2009, and an adaptation for television is in the works. Her original television pilot CLOCKED is currently in development with DiBonaventura Pictures Television and ABC Studios. An avid songwriter, Bendinger co-wrote “Hurts to Think” for Miranda Lambert’s last album, Four the Record, and has been collaborating on a new stage musical called PSYCHED, a comedic journey through the wonderful world of mental health.
When & Where
Final Draft, Inc.
Final Draft, Inc. was founded in 1991 to develop a scriptwriting program that allows the writer to concentrate on the creative process and not on Hollywood's stringent formatting rules. Since then, Final Draft has become the Hollywood industry standard and the world's #1–selling scriptwriting program.
To learn more about Final Draft, Inc., visit: www.finaldraft.com.