Strong writing can determine whether a Hollywood show turns out like Game of Thrones or Pee-Wee Herman’s Big Adventure. That’s why Ron Howard and Brian Glazer’s has opened an for writers called .
The film and TV industries employ 2.6 million people in the U.S. alone, and those businesses generate $77 billion a year in wages. But surfacing new writers can be inefficient and haphazard.
Imagine Impact, a division of a film production company with dozens of Oscar-nominated films, wants to create a pipeline of strong writers. It uses machine learning to sort through a flood of undiscovered talent to find the storytellers and scriptwriters with the best potential. It puts the survivors through a boot camp so they can refine their scripts, and then