Pitching and Selling Your Hit TV Series

FILM TV X 433.89

In television, you invite characters and their world into your living room to share the couch. They become your friends. You invite them back in on a regular basis because you have bonded with them: their issues and the…

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Classroom
Starting at $345.00
As few as 6 weeks
2.0 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Take the complete world of your story and distill it into a punchy, compelling pitch
  • Identify what will make audiences return to your characters episode after episode
  • Develop a rich, interesting world for your characters to inhabit
  • Understand the context of your series based on shows that have come before it

About this course:

In television, you invite characters and their world into your living room to share the couch. They become your friends. You invite them back in on a regular basis because you have bonded with them: their issues and the obstacles to solving them become yours. Most importantly, their world is an essential leading character that becomes your own world. Familiarity is key. A series has to hit the nail on the head in inventing a story that is fresh, but still understand what has gone before it historically in the genre, effectively climbing the rungs of the previous generation to introduce the new one. By the end of this course, you have a refined pitch that captures the essence and uniqueness of your original series.

Fall 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Tuesday 7:00PM - 10:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Victoria Wisdom
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Fee:
$345.00
15 days left. Enroll by Oct 9, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 20 students. No refund after October 11, 2018.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 11, 2018
Schedule
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Discussion
Tue Oct 9, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122
Discussion
Tue Oct 16, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122
Discussion
Tue Oct 23, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122
Discussion
Tue Oct 30, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122
Discussion
Tue Nov 6, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122
Discussion
Tue Nov 13, 2018
7:00PM - 10:00PM
UCLA
Haines Hall 122

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