In this ten week course you will learn how to:
- Develop ideas for screen
- Create interesting complex characters
- Use key tools to enhance visual scene writing
- Write effective scene dialogue
- Create an original premise, outline and draft of a short film of up to 10 minutes
You will learn through fun individual writing exercises and group discussion, and supportive feedback.
The course will be taught online with additional materials and film extracts available.
Tutor Julie Everton is an experienced professional scriptwriter for stage, radio and screen. She trained as a feature film script editor in Denmark and has taught screenwriting and creative writing for over 25 years to adults and as Senior Lecturer at University of Brighton. She taught an award winning online screenwriting course with New Writing South, and in the last year she has delivered a range of screenwriting courses online.