Writing the 1-Hour Drama Pilot: Advanced Workshop

FILMTV X 432.4B

3.00 units

Reg. # Status Location Start Date Qtr/Yr Fee
W7502W Closed UCLAUCLA: 1323 School of Public Affairs Bldg.
10/6/2011 FA 11 $605 Notify Me

In today's market, a good spec pilot is an essential sample. Neither pure episodes nor stand-alone screenplays, one-hour pilots nevertheless must have the feeling of both--all in 55-60 pages. This workshop guides you to develop a drama series premise that combines your original vision with a network's likely requirements. From the idea to pilot story structure and finished script, your goal is create a pilot that effectively establishes ongoing series elements while bringing your characters to life.

Prerequisite: Spec script or spec pilot submittal is required; for instructions on submitting a script click here.

Course may be taken as a certificate program core requirement or elective.

Enrollment limited to 12 students. Visitors not permitted. Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

UCLA: 1284 School of Public Affairs Bldg.
Thursday, 7-10pm,
September 29

UCLA: 1323 School of Public Affairs Bldg.
Thursday, 7-10pm,
October 6 - December 8


10 meetings total

(no mtg 11/24)

No refund after Sep 22.

This course does not require textbooks.