PBS NewsHour

The blacklist that rising screenwriters want to be on

Clip: 03/22/2019 | 2m 57s

Franklin Leonard is the founder of The Black List, a website that aims to connect potential screenwriters with filmmakers. The site allows users to upload their screenplays and earn ratings from the site’s community, with the possibility of seeing their work actually produced into a movie. Leonard shares a brief but spectacular take on how the tool could help grow Hollywood inclusivity.

Aired: 03/22/19

Rating: NR

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