One-Hour TV Pilot Script Writing in a Month: Part II
Take your pilot script across the finish line in this supportive class that helps you polish a draft and teaches you ways to start your career.
What you can learn.
- Refine your story idea and pitch document to maximize your potential
- Write and polish a complete draft of the pilot episode of your original series
- Give and receive feedback on works in progress
- Learn how the TV writing industry works and get tips to launch your career
About this course:In this intensive workshop, you complete a solid first draft of your pilot script and work on polishing it. You begin by refining your story idea, the pitch document, and the outline you conceived in the prior course, as needed. You then continue to write your script, focusing on capturing the essence of the show through its act structure, plot, multiple storylines, characters, scenes, and dialogue. On the business side, you learn how to develop your career game plan and hear from industry guest speakers on the business of the one-hour drama. Students must bring a complete outline and first 10 pages to the first class.
Fall 2020 Schedule
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. Visitors not permitted.
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.