Adaptation for Screenwriters II

SCRIPT X 461.2E

Turn an existing story into a compelling script in the continuation of a two-part series on adaptation for film and television.

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Spring
Classroom
Starting at $665.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Continue your adaptation for film or television
  • Develop your own unique voice and style
  • Complete a short script or feature draft
  • Learn more about the landscape of current film and television adaptations

About this course:

A glance at movie listings or network, cable, and streaming offerings will indicate that adaptations are the basis of the contemporary industry. This is the continuation of a course created and designed for students who want to focus on adapting literary, theatrical, graphic novel, and fact-based material into films and long form television. Participants can start or continue projects based on public domain material and develop short films or complete full length scripts. The goal is the development of an adaptation and the writer’s unique voice and style. The students’ major project will be a completed and polished, camera ready script for the short film—twenty-two pages maximum—begun in Adaptation 1 or a rough draft for a full length screenplay.
Prerequisites
SCRIPT X 461.1E Adaptation For Screenwriters I, or equivalent, or department approval. Students must bring a polished outline and opening pages of their script created in Adaptation I to first class meeting and be prepared to pitch it.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Saturday 10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Warren Lewis
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Fee:
$665.00
38 days left. Enroll by Jan 9, 2021
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 23, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
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Discussion
Sat Jan 9, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Jan 16, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Jan 23, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Jan 30, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Feb 6, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Feb 13, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Feb 20, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Feb 27, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Mar 6, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Sat Mar 13, 2021
10:00AM PT - 1:00PM PT
Online

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