Feature Film: Writing Outline and Act I
This course puts experienced screenwriters on track to complete a new script in a supportive community of like-minded writers.
What you can learn.
- Develop a new screenplay concept quickly
- Create and refine a story outline
- Write up to 30 pages to complete Act I
- Set yourself up for a successful writing project
About this course:Designed for writers with at least one screenplay under their belts, this workshop guides you to launch and make significant headway on a new project. The goal is to develop a strong premise that sustains your entire script, create and refine the story outline, and write Act I. Brief lectures on craft issues based on the demands of the participants' work supplement the workshop.
Summer 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Enrollment limited to 15 students.
This course uses remote instruction. As such, instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at course meeting times 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.