Eric Edson Announces August Log Line Challenge Winner
- September 18, 2014
- Posted by: Eric Edson
- Category: Screenwriting 101, Log Line Challenge, Screenwriting Blog, Press Releases
LOS ANGELES, CA – September 15th, 2014 – Eric Edson, author of the scriptwriting book The Story Solution: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take, announced the winner of the August Log Line Challenge today.
Every month, scriptwriters have an opportunity to win a signed copy of The Story Solution by entering the Log Line Challenge on the Fan Page located at https://www.facebook.com/ScreenwritingBook
Last month’s Log Line Challenge asked participants to submit a one or two sentence story premise using the following elements: A shaman, a jungle and a rock band. Participants were judged on the following story elements; High Stakes, Entertainment Value, Strong Hero, Strong Conflict, Strong Adversary, and an ability to help a reader visualize the conflict line.
This month’s winner is Stephen Doholis:
“Rock of Ages a Latino Rock band is in the jungles of South America for promo pictures for their new album when they are cursed by a local shaman and then fight for their lives to get back to civilization.”
Winner: Stephen Doholis
Runner Up: Ken La Kier
Honorable Mention: Robyn Pliscott, John C. Lucas
“All contests have to have a winner, and we selected Stephen Doholis’ log line for its focus and strong sense of conflict,” said Eric Edson.
About The Story Solution: The Story Solution was written by accomplished screenwriter Eric Edson. It reveals the 23 actions used to create dynamic, three dimensional heroes and link all parts of a captivating screenplay. He also covers screenwriting tips, screenwriting resources, and screenwriting books. Visit the website and Facebook page or call (818) 677-3192 for more information.