How to Write the First 10 Pages of a Feature-Length Screenplay Webinar
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Love movies? Think you could write one? Give it a shot!
It's easier than you think to start writing your own screenplay. This course will give you the basics to start writing the first 10 pages of a brand new script. Be it a wild adventure into space or the family history you've been waiting to get down on paper—get started with this webinar.
Today, it’s easier than ever to learn how to become a screenwriter. From courses to books, to downloading scripts on the Internet to listening to DVD commentary, the tools of creating a compelling story for the screen have never been closer.
During this 90-minute course, you will learn how to build a story around the three principle elements: concept, conflict, and character. You’ll learn the basics of writing a treatment, a great way to summarize your story before you start writing script pages. And, you’ll learn the basic three-act structure, as well as formatting styles for getting started with pages.
This course will get you started on an adventure of a lifetime into the world of filmmaking. But be careful, because you might get hooked! This session is presented by Jenna Milly.
What You'll Learn
- Basic story construction
- How to create scenes and dialogue
- Beginners roadblocks, how to jump over them
- Defining your story. You want to write, but about what?
- How to get it done
Who Should Attend?
- Beginning and intermediate screenwriters starting a new project.
- Authors and journalists curious about writing for the screen.
- Anyone interested in the movies...!
- Writers who want to know more about Hollywood and how movies are conceptualized.
- Experienced writers looking for a jumpstart to their creative process
- Manufacturer The Writers Store, Inc.
- Date available: 01/09/2012
- Publication date: 01/09/2012
- Return policy: This item is not eligible for return.
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Meet the Author: Jenna Milly
Jenna Milly co-created the TBS microseries Gillian in Georgia. She earned her B.A. in Journalism from the University of Georgia and a M.F.A. in Screenwriting from UCLA’s School of Theater, Film, and Television. She is a writer/director and producer of independent films as well as a film critic at SheKnows.com. She has also written for CNN.com, The Los Angeles Times, Script Magazine, and many more magazines.
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Package Price: $79.99
Details: There's nothing wrong with wanting your script to break box office records – but exactly where do you start? It's easier than you think to start writing your own screenplay. In this collection, you will have actual tools and techniques to make writing easier, more productive and more impactful to the reader. These invaluable resources will also assist you in writing the rough draft, and serve as a reference during the writing and rewriting process. Screenwriting doesn’t have to be such a struggle - you are actually allowed to enjoy it!