Non-StaticWriting [You are about to be redirected]
Non-Static Writing | Putting the Move Back into "Moving Picture" | Online 6 Week Master Course | Start Dates : 05.17.11 | 11.15.11 |
MAKE YOUR "MOVING PICTURE" MOVE: You will learn how to identify and avoid static scene and story elements in your writing; techniques for overcoming static locations and scenes in your script; how to differentiate between true action and false action on the page; techniques for utilizing physical motion, dramatic tension, and comedy to make an enclosed environment in your script work; how to use perspective to make your scenes "move"; tension techniques for raising emotional tension and drama in your scenes; why electronic devices and filters are not your friend; how verbs can kill your scene in under thirty seconds or save it; and how to write for "motion" impact on the page.
Instructor | Max Adams
Reading Material | supplied in class forum & library. Some outside material is linked to.
Viewing Materials | posted or available via Netflix, iTunes, YouTube or your friendly neighborhood video rental.
Weekly Chats | Thursday nights | 8 PM EST | 5 PM PST.
class seating limit : 12 | a writing sample may be requested prior to acceptance | a course deposit is required for this class
fee : $375 |
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