Feature Film Writing Workshop: Outline and Act I

FILM TV X 431.101
This course puts experienced screenwriters on track to complete a new script in a supportive community of like-minded writers.
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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.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Feature Film Writing Workshop: Outline and Act I.

X 440A Writing the First Screenplay I, X 440B Writing the First Screenplay II, X 440C Writing the First Screenplay III, and X 440D Writing the First Screenplay IV, or departmental approval.

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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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