Kubo and the Two Strings

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Matthew McConaughey and Charlize Theron

are the familiar voices you will hear in the new movie from

FOCUS FEATURES:

KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS

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Watch the official trailer here.

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(Also starring are Rooney Mara, Art Parkinson, Ralph Fiennes and George Takei!)

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Do you recognize the musical theme?

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Listen to this musical tribute to George Harrison.

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(The answer, of course is The Beatles’ George Harrison’s While My Guitar Gently Weeps.)

Listen to George Harrison and Eric Clapton here.

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Kubo and the Two Strings hits theaters Aug. 19.

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Today’s assignment: What is your project’s theme song?

 

Today: Work with a New Font

Switch your current project into a new font today.

It will give you a new perspective.

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“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” —Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (1813)

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”

—Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice (1813)

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Watch this:

Consider this from Bite Size Psych.

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Artist Spotlight: Elizabeth O. Dulemba

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Charming artwork!

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Elizabeth O. Dulemba is an award-winning children’s book author/illustrator with over two dozen titles to her credit.

Her debut historical fiction is: A BIRD ON WATER STREET.

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Elizabeth splits her time between Roanoke, Virginia, where she teaches Picture Book Design as Visiting Associate Professor at Hollins University in the MFA in Children’s Book Writing and Illustrating program, and Scotland, where she is currently pursuing an MFA in Illustration at the University of Edinburgh.

Elizabeth gives away free coloring pages on Tuesdays!

Kung Fu for Writers

Screencraft has posted philosophical quotes from Bruce Lee — that can be applied to your screenwriting, (or writing), journey.

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For example:

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“Adapt what is useful, reject what is useless, and add what is specifically your own.”

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and

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“If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done. Make at least one definite move daily toward your goal.”

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Read more of Bruce Lee’s quotes at: Screencraft.

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(Bruce Lee standup from Sports Today Shop)

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Today’s Assignment: Make a move toward your writing goal today.

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