Mapping Out Memorable Scenes
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ABOUT THE WEBINAR
Scenes are the building blocks of every script. Great scenes are what movies are all about. Yet those memorable scenes are only great because of the other scenes that surround them. In this webinar, screenwriter and instructor Tom Benedek will review specific scenes and analyze their dramatic components and structural ingredients—shedding light on the techniques necessary for mapping and creating compelling scenes in your own writing.
This webinar also includes a free scene element template to help you break down your scenes before you write them.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
- The fundamentals (and beyond) of scene structure
- Storytelling—on a whole new level!
- How to analyze scenes for dramatic components and structural ingredients
- How to approach each scene in your script with specific storytelling techniques
- The step by step skills necessary to build your scenes
WHO SHOULD LISTEN?
- All screenwriters, novice to advanced
- TV writers who wish to deepen their understanding of scenes and dramatic components
- Fiction writers who want to deepen their knowledge of storytelling
- Screenwriters who wish to take their scene writing to the next level
- Screenwriters who want to learn the true nuts and bolts of scene mapping and scene writing
The Writers Store does not offer any refunds for the webinar. All sales are final.
- Date available: 03/21/2013
- Publication date: 03/21/2013
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Meet the Author: Tom Benedek
Tom Benedek wrote the screenplay for Cocoon, The Adventures of Pinocchio, and other films. In addition to teaching the craft of screenwriting, Tom has interviewed dozens of agents, managers, production execs, working screenwriters for his Network Hollywood class at ScreenWritingMasterClass.com. He has written screenplays for Robert Zemeckis, Lawerence Kasdan, Lili Fini Zanuck and Richard Zanuck, David Brown, Ron Howard, Martin Scorsese, Sydney Pollack, Richard Rush, Harold Ramis, Lauren Schuler Donner and Richard Donner, Ray Stark, and many more.
He is a member of the Writers’ Guild of America, West and the Writers’ Branch of the Academy of Moti...
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Details: Your individual scenes serve to move your story forward and are often the most memorable building blocks of your film. Who could forget Meg Ryan's performance in the deli in "When Harry Met Sally" or Tom Cruise's pants-less dance number in "Risky Business?" Great scenes will draw in agents, editors and ultimately your audience. Make sure you nail it with these five must-have resources.
This value pack provides webinars and videos to instruct you how to write a movie script with unforgettable scenes and characters. Learn how to emulate the greatest scenes of all time by using the foundational elements found in all entertaining scenes. This kit boils down the crucial resources you need to write scenes that generate energy in your story and adequately pull together your plot, structure and characters.