Ed Driscoll

Anti-American Geisha?

I’ve gotten a surprising amount of email over the past 24 hours from my Tech Central Station piece on Hollywood yesterday, most of which has been extremely positive. (Most of the nays have been based around the theme that “it’s not the politics in Hollywood that suck, it’s the scriptwriting”. Well, sure. But what mindset drives the bulk of the writing?)

Speaking of scriptwriting, Kate Wright, producer and author of Screenwriting is Storytelling read my article and emailed me some thoughts on the upcoming Memoirs of a Geisha:

Memoirs of a Geisha moves along at a clipped pace with sumptuous visuals and superior production values. Then, all of a sudden, whammo, we