Screenwriting Essentials

Learn how to develop a movie idea and pitch it to a professional screenwriter for their feedback.

Course Summary

  • Finding your story
  • Structuring your story
  • Choosing a genre
  • Developing your characters
  • Creating memorable scenes
  • Thinking in pictures
  • Writing good dialogue
  • Pitching your movie
  • Trade secrets: what screenwriters do all day

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  • Duration 3 days
  • Location Buckinghamshire
  • Price £399

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Screenwriting Essentials Master course

This Screenwriting Essentials Master course is the perfect starting point to develop your film idea. Do you have a concept that you are currently in development with or want to develop a new idea but don’t know where to go then this is for you?

Over three days we will look more deeply into your project,  you will be pitching to a professional screenwriter for their feedback. We will cover the basic rules of screenwriting so that you may complete the course with a plan of where to further your development. We will also have a private screening of a feature film with a live commentary by the writer, who’ll also be answering your questions.

Ask questions you may not be able to anywhere else. Tell us your specific needs and we will cover them in this professional course.

An excellent opportunity for learning, honing and perfecting your skills to increase confidence and overall employability. This an opportunity not to miss!

Who is this for?

Pro or career beginner, the Screen writing Essentials master course is structured to equip you with the skills needed to succeed in writing your Film. Pro or career beginner alike will benefit from teaching delivered by an abundance of experts throughout the course.

This is an opportunity not to be missed. Develop skills that aren’t taught at university. If you’re serious about developing your project this is the course to energise your ambitions.

If you need financial support towards the cost of this training there are options available to you. Have a look at our Funding guide for more information.

If you need advice on available travel and accommodation options to attend this training then have a look at our accommodation and Travel guide here. 

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