Writers Group

October 6, 2017

DUG 10/10: “Jungle Book”

Hey Dramatitalkingtigers,

This Tuesday, October 10th, the Dramatica Users Group will convene in Pasadena at 7:00 p.m. to analyze the 2016 version of "Jungle Book" directed by Jon Favreau -- Oscar winner for Visual Effects.  Please join us, but be sure to watch the movie on your own beforehand.  (If you have a Netflix subscription, that should be no problem!)

For info about our meeting venue, please contact either Jim Hull or myself through the on-line contact forms.  (Change the Subject line to read "Users Group".)

We have a Writers Group coming up the following Tuesday, 10/17.  To get updates on what we're doing, click on "Contact Sandy" (or "Contact") below.

Hope to see you Tuesday in Pasadena!

--Sandy

Previously

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