General Script Development FAQs

FAQs relating to our script services.

I'd like to submit a series bible, do you have any examples of them I could see, or a preferred format?
TV treatments, or bible, or pitches (they're all vaguely one and the same) are notoriously tricky to pin down. We aren't fussy when it comes t...
Mon, 3 Jun, 2019 at 1:04 PM
Do you offer a short script proofing and polishing service?
We do! If you'd like us to proof and polish your short, simply pay the $100.00 fee at the link below, and then raise a support ticket in this forum...
Mon, 26 Aug, 2019 at 4:13 PM
What has happened to the Dry-Run Report and Act 1 report services?
In December 2020 we discontinued several of (our then 12) services. These were: Dry-Run Report Act 1 Report Due to low demand and a desire on...
Mon, 14 Dec, 2020 at 6:09 PM
Does IS offer a synopsis or even treatment/bible writing service?
We do, however all these services fall under our Script Doctoring and Writing Services.* Which means regardless of length they're charged out at an...
Sun, 3 Jan, 2021 at 12:19 PM
If I submit a TV script and a series bible will you score both, or just the overall project?
If you book our Pilot + Series Bible coverage service, we'll issue you with one overall score which factors in the performance of the pilot and the bib...
Sun, 28 Feb, 2021 at 6:07 PM
I use Coverfly, however when I received some coverage from IS my Coverfly score didn't update, what gives?
To clarify: IS is a totally separate entity from Coverfly.  We simply use their technology to manage contest readers and to manage contest submissions e...
Mon, 14 Jun, 2021 at 3:35 PM
Your script proofing and polishing service, what part of the script does this affect?
Firstly, script proofing and polishing is not script doctoring. It is a surface-level only service which purely affects the following: formatting ...
Mon, 21 Jun, 2021 at 4:14 PM
I purchased Film Forensic Notes....then received an email about a free course. What gives?
Customers who purchase our Film Forensic Notes service also receive our ULTIMATE Online Screenwriting Course free of charge, as part of their purchase. ...
Mon, 12 Jul, 2021 at 10:22 AM
I paid extra for fast-turnaround but then IS missed the deadline, how do I get a refund on the extra fees and how much am I owed?
If you bolted-on our Fast Turnaround Option at the time of purchasing script notes and then we (typically due to extreme, sudden workloads) missed that deli...
Tue, 13 Jul, 2021 at 10:23 AM
I ordered script proofing, and have received a PDF report back, where is the proofed script?
If you ordered our script proofing and polishing service, then our system will send out a PDF document containing a link to your proofed and polished screen...
Mon, 15 Aug, 2022 at 8:09 AM