Feature Film IV

SCRIPT X 410.4

Finish your feature film script and learn revision tactics in our fourth and final basic screenwriting course.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote
Online
Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Complete your feature film script draft
  • Polish dialogue and point of view
  • Learn to resolve the story's main and secondary conflicts
  • Develop effective revision skills
  • Understand the business of screenwriting

About this course:

In the last of a four-part sequence in writing a feature film screenplay, you reach FADE OUT. In the process of completing your script, you hone in on structuring conversations, explore how to maximize your story's visual implications, deepen scene writing skills, assemble scenes to form powerful sequences, ensure your script's central conflict is resolved, and work on theme and imagery. Also covered are revision techniques and the business aspects of feature film writing. The goal is to complete writing your first feature film script. 
Prerequisites

SCRIPT X 410.1 Feature Film I, SCRIPT X 410.2 Feature Film II, and SCRIPT X 410.3 Feature Film III. Students must bring their beat sheets or treatments, Act I and 45 pages of Act II to the first class meeting and be prepared to write.

Winter 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
See Details
Instructor: Ernie Contreras
384205
Fee:
$695.00
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 26, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
-
Wednesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Enrollment Closed
See Details
384204
Fee:
$695.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 26, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Save The Cat: The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need by Blake Snyder
(Optional) The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell
(Optional) Adventures in the Screen Trade by William Goldman
(Optional) The 101 Habits of Highly Successful Screenwriters by Karl Iglesias
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jan 12, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Jan 19, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Jan 26, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Feb 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Feb 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Feb 16, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Feb 23, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Mar 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Mar 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Wed Mar 16, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

Spring 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
-
This section has no set meeting times.
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
Instructor: Julia Camara
385679
Fee:
$695.00
Onlineformat icon
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 20, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
-
Thursday 7:00PM - 10:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
See Details
385675
Fee:
$695.00
Remoteformat icon
Location: Remote Classroom
Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 21, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Book: Screenplay : The Foundations of Screenwriting by Syd Field
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Apr 7, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu Apr 14, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu Apr 21, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu Apr 28, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu May 5, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu May 12, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu May 19, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu May 26, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu Jun 2, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Discussion
Thu Jun 9, 2022
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom

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