Introduction to Screenwriting
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Join award-winning screenwriter Andrew Shearer in this introductory course on the basics of screenwriting. Learn how to take your idea and develop it into a story ready to be made into a short film. Take your storywriting to the next level!
During the 8 week course, students will learn the fundamentals of how to write a screenplay. Topics explored include screenwriting fundamentals (such as conflict, beginning/middle/end), finding the story spark and discovering what you want to say (theme), creating compelling characters, techniques to write a successful short film (vs the feature format), implementing successful visual storytelling, crafting well constructed scenes utilizing POV, dialogue, structure, and style, and understanding the basic formatting of a script. Students will leave with a completed short script and the beginnings of a feature screenplay.
Class will meet once a week, from 6:30- 8:30 pm, for 8 weeks total. Tuition for the course is a REDUCED $425, and a $50 deposit is required to guarantee placement.
Register on the website (ashevilleschooloffilm.com), or call for more details.
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