The Coffee Break Screenwriter
At a Glance
A First Draft in One Night
Got a movie or TV idea?
Want to write, but think you're too busy?
This three-hour intensive helps busy writers brainstorm, outline and craft their movie or tv scripts through 10-minute writing tools that make the most of those precious moments of stolen writing time.
Get ready to work. This class will help you get your story "On the Page."
In less time than it took to watch the Oscars, The Coffee Break Screenwriter class will give you tools to start and finish your screenplay.
You'll learn how to:
- Find your story hook
- Nail your structure
- Create an outline
- Write scenes
- Craft pages
Sign up today for this in-studio course with Pilar Alessandra! Her students and clients have written for The Walking Dead, Lost, Prison Break, Nip/Tuck, and Family Guy. They have sold features and pitches to Warner Bros., DreamWorks, Disney, and Sony. They've also won the Nicholl Fellowship and Austin Screenwriting Competition.
In-Studio: April 23, 2014 7:30PM - 10:30PM
Not in Los Angeles?
Sign up and the recording of this 90-minute webinar will be sent to you via Webex along with handouts for you to work with during or after class.
- Date available: 04/09/2014
- Publication date: 04/08/2014
- Return policy: This item is not eligible for return.
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Meet the Author: Pilar Alessandra
Pilar Alessandra is the director of the popular writing program "On The Page." A sought after teacher and lecturer, she's traveled the world teaching screenwriting and is in high demand at major writing conferences and film festivals. As a consultant, she's helped thousands of writers create, refine and sell their screenplays. Her students and clients have sold to Disney, DreamWorks, Warner Brothers and Sony and have won prestigious competitions such as the Austin Film Festival, Open Door Competition, Fade-In Competition and Nicholl Fellowship.
Pilar jump-started her career in film as a script reader for Amblin Entertainment. With the formatio...