Douglas Eboch

Film / Graduate Film


Douglas J. Eboch is a professional screenwriter and director who wrote the original screenplay for the movie Sweet Home Alabama starring Reese Witherspoon, which set a box office record for a September opening. Mr. Eboch also wrote the game Nightmare Cove and the children's play Sleepover at the Stables, which has been performed hundreds of times around the U.S. The Scriptwriter's Network awarded him the Carl Sautter Screenwriting Award for Best New Voice in Feature Films. He is the author of The Three Stages of Screenwriting and co-author of The Hollywood Pitching Bible. He has a BA in Film Production and an MFA in Screenwriting from the University of Southern California.


  • FILM-102-01: Screenwriting 2
  • FILM-302-01: Pitching