Advanced One-Hour Pilot Rewrite

SCRIPT X 423.4

Improve your complete pilot script and prepare yourself to get it in front of readers in this course for advanced writers.


What you can learn.

  • Identify opportunities for improvement in your pilot script draft
  • Look for ways to ratchet up the drama and consequences for your characters
  • Review the overall structure and pacing of the plot
  • Give and receive feedback on your revisions in progress

About this course:

You've written a draft of your original hour-long pilot and now you need to dig deeper, raise the stakes higher, and stretch your characters further to make your script one that will leave an indelible mark on its readers. Have you introduced us to characters and situations that we want to come back to week after week? In this course, you review the choices your characters make, the consequences of those choices, and how to make those consequences more dramatic. You look at your actions, your pacing, your tension and your stakes, among other things. The goal: to improve your script until it's a story that demands the reader's attention.
The completed one-hour pilot draft you wish to rewrite in this course is required to apply. 

Admission to this course is by application only and the selection process is competitive. It is recommended that students take intermediate-level courses prior to submitting their work. When this course is open for enrollment, click "See Details" for application guidelines and quarterly application deadlines.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

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