Advanced Workshop: One-on-One Feature Film Rewrite
Get individualized feedback on your script in progress in this workshop for advanced screenwriting students.
What you can learn.
- Turn in pages to get individualized feedback from an experienced instructor
- Concentrate on improving structure, characterization, and scene construction
- Prepare to enter screenwriting competitions and the commercial marketplace as you rewrite your feature film
About this course:This advanced workshop is intended for 12 serious writers who want to turn good scripts into great ones. You first work closely with the instructor to analyze your script's overall strengths and weaknesses. Every week, you turn in pages and receive back specific notes that help guide you to concentrate on structure, characterization, scene construction, and other aspects of the screenwriting process. As you rewrite, you get further feedback, designed to prepare you to enter screenplay competitions and the commercial marketplace. The course goal is to rewrite your full-length feature film script.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Advanced Workshop: One-on-One Feature Film Rewrite.
Submit the feature-length screenplay that you will rewrite in the course.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.
Enrollment limited to 12 students. Visitors not permitted. $100 non-refundable. Not eligible for any discounts.
Course may be taken as a certificate program core requirement or elective.
The deadline for submissions is Monday, March 9th, at 9:00 AM (PT). Materials must be received by that time in order to be considered by the instructor. There is no fee to apply.
Instructions for Submitting to Advanced-Level Courses:
Click on “Enroll” then follow the prompts to check out and create a new account, or enter your information as a returning student. Then, follow the remaining instructions below:
- At the “Contact Information” Page, be sure to scroll to the bottom of the page and initial both boxes under “Privacy Policies.” Continue Checkout.
- Click “Start” on the first Application page.
- On the 2nd Application page, click “Start” on the bottom left side of the page.
NOTE: despite being asked to enter payment information, YOU WILL NOT BE CHARGED for this course unless you choose to enroll if / when you receive a notice of acceptance for the course. In other words, it’s 100% free to apply. The full course fee will be due up front to register, prior to attending the course. Since enrollment is restricted there are no applicable discountable promos available for this course.
Selection notices will likely be distributed via email 1 to 2 weeks before the class is scheduled to start. In the meantime, you can also register for alternative open-enrollment course and transfer upon your acceptance.