One-Day Scriptwriting Workshop
We offer an “ Introduction to Scriptwriting “ one-day workshop which is geared toward first time scriptwriters. If you’ve always wanted to write a short or a feature but were unsure how to go about it then this is the opportunity for you.
Create a clear direction for you first script
Small size, maximum 7 participants
Feedback on your first draft after the fact
Venue: CoWorkly, 261 Montreal Rd #310
Date: Nov. 16, 2019. 1 pm to 5 pm
Cost: $ 75
Please email or call to reserve your spot and find out about payment options.
Step 1 This sounds like a good idea…
Evaluate your idea. Would it make a good script? Explore the criteria of a good idea.
Step 2 Does it have legs?
Committing to your idea and why you want to write it?
Step 3 Building the Skeleton
Fleshing out the various aspects of your script from character to genre specifics.
Step 4 The Hero
Pluses, pitfalls, stakes, archetypes, back-story.
Step 5 The Villain
Back-story, redeeming qualities.
Step 6 Dissecting the Wee Beastie
Structure, 3 act structure in tv and film.
Step 7 Beat it! Beat it some more!
Using beats to summarize the story and using them creatively.
Step 8 The Fun Bit!
Writing the script. Tips and tricks.
Step 9 Bring the Hammer Down!
Making editing fun – woohoo!
Step 10 What’s next?
What to do after the first draft? After the final draft?