The course seeks to establish a solid foundation of technical, creative, team work, and communication skills for future engineers through effective problem solving, analysis, and design techniques. Apply by our March 15, 2023 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program...(more)
- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: United States
- Program Delivery: Residential, Online
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: June, July
- Session Length: Two Weeks
- Entering Grade: 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Academic
- Selective: Yes
- Ages: 16, 17, 18
- Minimum Cost: > $3,000
- Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
- Credit Awarded: No
- Meeting: Schedule a Meeting
Students will have the chance to discuss the art, craft, and business of being a writer in the film industry. Ideal for the highly motivated, students should enter this program open to meaningful collaboration, a willingness to offer and receive constructive criticism, and the desire to learn.
Apply by our March 15, 2023 deadline for the best chance at being placed in your top choice program.
Under the guidance of full time faculty, who are also professional screenwriters, students will broaden their writing skills, develop their unique voices, and learn the basic elements of screenwriting. Structure, character development, dialogue, descriptive action, formatting, and genre will be explored and put into practice in a supportive online workshop environment, coupled with analytical viewings of popular movies, both classic and contemporary, and discussions about the art, craft, and business of being a writer in the motion picture industry. Ideal for the highly motivated, students should enter this program open to honest and meaningful collaboration with peers, a willingness to offer and receive constructive criticism, and the desire to learn while having fun.
Participants will be taken through a full development process, and leave the program with a completed short screenplay and deepened understanding of cinematic storytelling.
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Cost and Session Information
Session Dates: June 25 - July 8, 2023 or July 16 - July 29, 2023
We will be offering an online screenwriting option from June 26 - July 7, 2023. Visit our website for more information.
Two-Week residential, non-credit programs: $5,400
Online, non-credit program: $2,200