Half-Hour TV Pilot Script Writing in a Month: Part I

SCRIPT X 422.1N

TV execs and showrunners want to read original pilots that demonstrate your unique voice and sensibilities. This course shows you how to take your original idea and develop a strong story rife with memorable characters and…

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Starting at $665.00
As few as 5 weeks
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Turn an original comedy idea into a new series
  • Break stories with other writers like professionals do
  • Develop a compelling story with memorable characters
  • Write a full episode outline and 10 pages of your pilot

About this course:

TV execs and showrunners want to read original pilots that demonstrate your unique voice and sensibilities. This course shows you how to take your original idea and develop a strong story rife with memorable characters and sharp moments. Breaking story in the style of a real writers room, you'll brainstorm, develop a compelling pilot, and support others' vision. By the end of course, you have strong act breaks, a full beat outline, and a critique of the first pages of your original half-hour pilot script. This course counts toward the four-course Writer's Fellowship Prep Specialization.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Half-Hour TV Pilot Script Writing in a Month: Part I.

SCRIPT X 421.1 Beginning Writing for the Half-Hour Spec I and SCRIPT X 421.2 Beginning Writing the Half-Hour Spec II, or equivalent, or department approval.

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Sunday, Saturday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Tom Pinchuk
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Fee:
$665.00
46 days left. Enroll by Apr 3, 2020
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Notes
Enrollment limited to 15 students. Visitors not permitted.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 03, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Discussion
Sat Apr 4, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Sun Apr 5, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Sat May 2, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319
Discussion
Sun May 3, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2319

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