Course Description

You have an idea for a movie! But you're staring into a blank screen? You don't know how to start your story or how to structure it. If you answered yes, this workshop is the class for you. Short films are hot! Based on your commitment, this workshop could be your ticket into the festival and feature-film markets. Students should have basic computer skills. Our cutting-edge, fast-paced workshop will explore:

• idea development
• 3-dimensional character development
• dialogue
• inciting incident
• story structure
• scene sequences
• genres

Students will need the following attributes to begin this workshop:

• A passion for storytelling
• A strong work ethic
• Willingness to critique and to be critiqued
• Willingness to post your work on a secure site to exchange feedback with other students

The goal of this workshop will be to write one of the following:

• The first act of a 3-act feature-length screenplay
• A short film with a beginning, middle, and end
• A half-hour soap opera (for two days)

If you have something to say, this is the workshop for you.



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Section Title
Screenwriting Workshop
Online/Internet Based
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Oct 19, 2020 to Dec 07, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online
Course Fee(s)
Tuition and Fees non-credit $249.00
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