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Subject: Re: JMS: Rewrite policy
Date: 6/10/2008 12:44:47 AM
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On Jun 9, 4:29am, Jan  wrote:
> JMS,
> Over on another forum, one of the posters (Mandragora) quoted an undated post of
> yours discussing screenplays which said in part:
> >But the situation is that in all cases, the producer buying or optioning the
> >>script must agree that all revisions will be done by me. If not, then we pass.
> Assuming that this is still your policy, is it easier to get producers to agree
> to it these days?
> Thanks,

They tend not to want to agree to it in writing, but in private, yes,
and thus far that has been honored in all of the scripts I'm currently
writing and have been for the last year or so. Changeling changed a
lot of things.