New Screenplay Writer Workshop

This introductory workshop is a new writer's best self defense guide. Included in this two and half hour intensive are: methods for dealing with writer's block, rules of selling and/or producing your screenplay and a clear and effective plan to help complete your screenplay and format it properly. This workshop is specifically designed for those who are finding trouble getting started or completing their script. This workshop focuses on concept to first draft.


New Screenplay Writer Workshop - Day 1
Saturday October 14, 2017

Lunch Meet and Greet
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Students will learn:

  • Elements of a Good Screenplay
  • Effective Outlining
  • Properly Screenplay Format
  • Core Story Elements
  • How to overcome writers block.

 Classroom exercises:

  • Outline of original screenplay 

New Screenplay Writer Workshop - Day 2 
Saturday October 15, 2017

Lunch Meet and Greet
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Students will learn:
  • Screenplay Writing Software
  • Character Development
  • Three Act Structure

 Classroom exercises:

  • Create rough draft of Screenplay
  • Create rough draft of Treatment

Lunch Time Meet and Greet
Eat, Drink and Network! We have a lot of successful alumni and I invited some who recently released their films and TV shows in Theaters, Film Festivals,  Netflix and Amazon to come and have lunch with you. We will also have a few industry executive and content buyers in the room, so have those pitches ready.  Free to all Writer and Producer students. 

Online with Live Video Feed
Take the online version of our New Screenplay Writer workshop. We will send a link to the live video and the tweeter feed so you have you question and comments answered in real time. You will also get a link to download slide presentation and handouts.  This workshop is most fun when shared by others, so we encourage you to invite a couple of friends over split the costs and BYOB!


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Advisory Board

Babatunde Odesanya -Founder
African Studios 

Stella Maglorie
The Photog 

Honorable Roger Greene
DuBois-Bunche Center for Public Policy

Francesca Grimaldi
Plaza 7 Talent Agency

Sharon Parker Fraiser
Plaza 7 Talent Agency

Marty Majeske
Act Now Foundation 

Jonathan Fernandez
Natural Born Citizens Films 

Taquan Pugh
Pugh Productions 

Nicole Lester
Empyrean Pr

Nate Turner
Mind Grind Entertainment